University Info

Employer Identification Number (EIN): 64-6026565

DUNS: 063942676

Congressional District:  MS-002

Type of Organization:  Public/State-controlled Institution of Higher Education

Tax Status:  Instrument of state government under Section 170(c)(1)

Total Faculty and Staff (Fall 2015):  646

Total Student Enrollment (Fall 2015): 3460

Indirect Cost Rate Documentation

IRS Tax Exempt Documentation

Indirect Cost Rate Agreement:

46% of salaries and benefits – On-Campus

19% of salaries and benefits – Off-Campus

Off-campus definition: For all activities performed in facilities not owned by DSU and to which rent is directly allocated to the project, the off-campus rate will apply. Grants or contracts will not be subject to more than one cost rate. If more than 50% of a project is performed off-campus, the off-campus rate will apply to the entire project.

DSU’s cost rate agreement is with the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).

Rate of Benefits

33% of salaries for employees

The University does not pay benefits for students who are employed; therefore, no benefits are to be calculated for student workers, graduate assistants, etc.