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Policy and Procedure Links

This page contains links to both Federal policies and Northwestern University policies applicable to the Office of Cost Studies.

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Description Link
Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards Uniform Guidance
OMB Circular A-21 (Cost Principles for Educational Institutions) OMB Circular A-21
OMB Circular A-110 (Grants and Agreements with Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and Other Non-Profit Organizations) OMB Circular A-110
OMB Circular A-133 (Audits of States, Local Governments, and Non-Profit Organizations) OMB Circular A-133
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Charging sponsored projects Charging Sponsored Projects
Cost share from/to sponsored projects Cost Sharing for Sponsored Programs
Cost transfers to Sponsored Projects Cost Transfers to Sponsored Programs
Effort Reporting related
policies and procedures
Effort Reporting Policies:
Key Effort Reporting Policies
Reporting Calendar:
Effort Reporting Periods
Roles and Responsibilities:
Effort Roles and Responsibilities
Cost Allowability for Sponsored Charges Cost Allowability for Sponsored Charges
Uniform Guidance Implementation Uniform Guidance Implementation