Fact Sheet for Preparing Grants / Contracts

For assistance in finding Creighton-specific information when preparing grants and contracts, Sponsored Programs Administration has developed the information detailed below:

Assigned Identification Numbers, Assurance Numbers, and Certifications

Type of Identification, Assurance, or Certification

Assigned Number or Status

Entity ID No.

1470376583A1

Federal ID, IRS Employer ID, Taxpayer ID No. (TIN)

47-0376583

Federal Excise Exemption No.

47-74-0074-F

State Exemption No.

21-408697

DUNS No. (Data Universal Numbering System No.)

05-330-9332

CAGE Code (Commercial and Government Entity Code)

0RC75

FICE Code (Federal Interagency Committee on Education)

002542

Carnegie Classification

Master's Colleges & Universities I

National Science Foundation Institution Code No.

0025429000

National Institutes of Health Institutional Profile File No.

1943701

Federal Wide Assurance No.

00001078

Vertebrate Animal Welfare Assurance No.

A3348-01, effective 7/28/2014

Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC) Full Certification

7/12/2005

Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP) Full Accreditation

12/6/2011

Radiation Broadscope License No.

01-82-01 (No Radiation NRC Number)

Drug-Free Workplace

Yes

Disclosure of Lobbying Activities

If required, contact Sponsored Programs Administration

Misconduct in Science

Report filed annually on March 1

Civil Rights

Form HHS 441 filed

Sex Discrimination

Form HHS 639-A filed

Age Discrimination

Form HHS 680 filed

Financial Conflict of Interest

See University Policy No. 3.1.10 (PDF) in the Guide to Policies of Creighton University (PDF)

Intellectual Property

See University Policy No. 4.2.3 (PDF) in the Guide to Policies of Creighton University (PDF)

Proof of Nonprofit Status

Creighton's IRS Federal Tax Exemption Status letter (available from Sponsored Programs Administration. Call 402-280-5769).

Electronic Submittals

If you are submitting a grant proposal electronically, make sure you print a hard copy and route it for signatures with a Creighton University Proposal Routing Form (MS Word) before you submit the electronic file to the sponsor.

National Science Foundation (NSF) FastLane System

Contact Sponsored Programs Administration to obtain a new-user password for the NSF FastLane System.

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Commons System

Contact Sponsored Programs Administration to obtain a new-user password for the NIH Commons System.

Political Districts and Representatives

Congressional District: 2
Nebraska Legislative District: 9
House of Representatives Member: Lee Terry (R)
Senators: Mike Johanns (R); Deb Fischer (R)

Date of Incorporation, Organization Chart, Board of Directors

Creighton University's date of original incorporation is February 27, 1879. A complete copy of Creighton's Articles of Corporation and Amendments are available from Sponsored Programs Administration. Additional facts about Creighton University, including both historical and current information, are available in the Creighton University Fact Book.

Electronic Funds Transfer and Institutional Financial Information

Creighton's Institutional financial information is available from Sponsored Programs Administration. Call 402-280-5769.

A copy of Creighton University's financial statement and certified annual audit report is available from Sponsored Programs Administration. The institutional budget for the current fiscal year is also available from Sponsored Programs Administration.

Authorized University Signatures

Sponsored Programs Administration will obtain these signatures for you. Use the general Creighton University address as the contact address for all authorized officials, as follows: 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, Nebraska 68178.

Grant Proposals

Requesting Signature of: Official signing for Applicant Organization, Administrative Official, Grants Officer, Grants Administrator, or the administrative official to be notified in case an award is made.

Appropriate Authorized Official: Director, Sponsored Programs Administration
Name and Contact Information: Beth Herr, Phone: 402-280-5769, Fax: 402-280-4766, email: grantsadmin@creighton.edu.

Contracts

Requesting Signature of: Contracting Officer or representative designated to bind the university.

Appropriate Authorized Official: Associate Vice Provost for Research and Scholarship
Name and Contact Information: Thomas F. Murray, PhD, Phone: 402-280-2973, Fax: 402-280-4766. 

NOTE: An indemnification clause should be used in all agreements or contracts related to grants (including drug company studies).

Confidential Research Hotline (402-280-3200)

Research Personnel are expected to report any known or suspected noncompliant conduct related to research or sponsored program activities conducted and/or approved through Creighton University. The confidential Research Compliance Hotline (402-280-3200) is available for any individual who wishes to remain anonymous and/or has found other available reporting mechanisms to be ineffective. Research Personnel may also address their research compliance-related questions or concerns to the Director of Research & Compliance at 402-280-2511.

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