Office of Research

Office of Sponsored Projects

UTPA Frequently Required Data

Current UTPA Fringe Benefit rates are provided by the Budget Office and Human Resources.  To estimate the fringe rates for budget purposes, please contact your College Administrative Service Officer (ASO) or administrative support staff or the Office of Sponsored Projects.


The current F&A rate agreement is available in Adobe pdf format (valid through 8/31/19).
Negotiated Indirect Cost Agreement 

Some agencies place limitations on the recovery of F&A costs for certain types of programs. Please review program guidelines for restrictions.

2014 UTPA HSI Eligibility Letter

2011 Pay Tables for Executive and Senior Level Employees - Some federal agencies limit refundable base salary as per this pay scale.

2012 Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellow Salary/Stipend Levelsset by the National Institutes of Health

Frequently Used Information

Institution Legal Name

University of Texas-Pan American

Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGE)


U.S. Congressional District


Texas State Senate District


Texas State House District


Contractor Identification Number (DUNS No.)




DHHS Animal Welfare Assurance Number

A3796-01 (last approved: 7/31/08)

DHHS Federal-Wide Assurance Number for Human Subjects

FWA00000805 (last approved: 12/21/10)

Federal Tax Identification Number (TIN)


Employer Identification Number (EIN)


Federal Interagency Committee on Education Number (FICE)


National Science Foundation Awardee Organization Code




Standard Industrial Classification Code (SIC)




U.S. Department of Education

OPE Code:



The University of Texas -
Pan American

Phone: 956-665-5004
Fax: 956-665-2940

1201 W University Drive
Office of Research & Sponsored Projects
1201 W. University Drive
Edinburg, TX 78539-2999



Invoice and Payment

  • Phone: 956-665-2711
  • Fax: 956-665-2070

University of Texas-Pan American
Attn: Juan Mata
Grants & Contracts Office
1201 W. University Drive
Edinburg, TX 78539-2999

Federal Cognizant/Audit Agency

US Department of Health & Human Services
Division of Cost Allocation
Central State Field Office
1301 Young St, Room 732
Dallas, TX 75202


Those researchers interested in statistical information regarding demographics of past, current and projected Texas Population may find this resource useful:

Population Change in the United States

The UTPA Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness lists additional information that may be of use when preparing grant proposals. Please follow the link below to view this information.

Additional Data Resources for Grant Writers