Institutional Information

This page contains common institutional data required by sponsors and needed for proposals.

Legal Name

The Regents of the University of California

Type of Institution

Public, nonprofit educational institution, that is tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.

State of Incorporation/Date

California - State Legislative Act of 1866


UCI is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), California’s regional accrediting agency.

Contact Information

Office of Research
160 Aldrich Hall
Irvine, CA 92697-7600

Telephone: (949) 824-7295
Fax: (949) 824-2094



Congressional District:

CA047 - UCI Main Campus
CA046 - UCI Medical Center
CA042 - Long Beach VA Medical Center


UCI is designated as a Minority-Serving Institution (MSI) under the following categories:

  • Asian American, Native American, and Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI)
  • Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI)

DUNS (Dun & Bradstreet) Number


UEI (Unique Entity Identifier)


EIN (I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)

For Public Health proposals only:  195-2226406-A1

FICE (Federal Interagency Committee on Education) Number


CAGE (Commercial and Government) Code


National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)

B43 – Higher Education, University or Technological

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code


CEC  (Contractor's Establishment Code)


System for Awards Management (SAM)
(formerly Central Contractor Registration (CCR))

Expiration date: June 13, 2025

Nonprofit Program Classification (NPC)

B03.04 – Postsecondary Education

Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE)


Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

UnitID: 110653  | OPEID: 00131400 | (more info)

National Science Foundation (NSF) Institutional Code


National Institutes of Health (NIH) Institutional Profile Number


European Union PIC (Participant Identification Code)


UCI's Legal Entity Appointed Representative (LEAR)
Melissa Waver
(510) 987-9344

IRB Federalwide Assurance (FWA) Number

00004071, approved January 31, 2003

Misconduct in Science Assurance (PHS Form 6349)

Last filed April 15, 2019

Animal Welfare Assurance Information

Assurance D16-00259 (A3416-01) valid 2/3/20 - 2/28/24

USD Registration #93-R-0434

AAALAC #000238
Curent Accreditation 2021 - 2024
Full Accreditation since 1971

Facilities and Administration (F&A) Cost Agreement

Date of Agreement: May 15, 2023
Base for Indirect Costs:  Modified Total Direct Costs (MTDC)
Period of Agreement:  July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2023
Type of Agreement: Predetermined

Cognizant Agency Contact Information:

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Jeanette Lu (415) 437-7820

Cost Accounting Standards

Federal government regulations require recipients of federal awards to file a formal disclosure to the federal government of cost accounting practices.

Cost Accounting Standards Disclosure Statement (Form DS-2)

Name and address of the Cognizant agency where disclosure statement is filed:

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Director, Division of Cost Allocation
700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 2300
Bethesda, MD 20875

Date filed: April 19, 2012

Cognizant Audit Agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Office of Inspector General
Office of Audit, Suite 3-650
90 7th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 437-8360


UCOP Financial Reporting

Single Audit Reports


Federal Tax Status

Tax exempt under Section 501c (3) of the Internal Revenue Code; letter dated September 8, 1982

IRS Form W-9

State Tax Exemption:  California

Code IRS 1954 501(c)(3) 1982, State Tax Exemption Letter

I.R.S. Employer Identification Number (EIN)


For Public Health/NIH proposals only, use:  195-2226406-A1

Checks should be made payable to:

"The Regents of the University of California" and mailed to
University Financial Officer:

Beata Najman
Director, Extramural Funds Accounting
228 Aldrich Hall
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-1050
(949) 824-0265

Wire Transfer information for Non-federal Awards

Please contact the appropriate Contract and Grant Officer for this information.