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Institutional Profile, DUNS, and UEI Numbers

Quick reference for certification numbers, contact information, addresses, and more to use for proposals and protocols, etc. 

Certifications and Assurances

Animal Welfare Assurance Number: D16-00225 (Legacy Assurance No.: A3347-01)
AAALAC-I Accreditation Date: See the Animal Program Assurance, Accreditation, and Certifications page. 

(Full coverage excludes Weill Cornell Medical College accreditation status)

Cost Accounting Standards Board:
Disclosure Statement Filing Date: Aug 8, 1997
Jay Mervis
Dept. of Health & Human Services
330 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201
(202) 260-2381

DHHS Assurance Filing Dates:
Civil Rights (HHS 441): Mar 1, 1993
Discrimination-Age (HHS 680): Mar 1, 1993
Discrimination-Sex (HHS 639-A): Mar 1, 1993
Handicap (HHS 641): Mar 1, 1993

Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC):
Registration Code: M14601 (Expiration Date: Aug 31, 2024)

Drug Prevention Act Certification:
Signed by Cornell on Aug 30, 1990

Equal Opportunity:
Date of most recent review by OFCCP: Sep 16, 1994

EU (European Union) PIC (Participant Identification Code):

Human Subjects Assurance Number:
FWA00004513 (Effective: 04/082003 | Expiration: Feb 7, 2028)

IRS Exempt Status Determination Letter:
Contact your GCO.
Cornell is a tax exempt organization under Internal Revenue Code
section 501(c)(3), and is classified as a publically supported
organization, not a private foundation, as described in section 509(a)(1)
and 170(b)(1)(A)(ii) of the Code.

NIH Institutional Profile File:

NIH Misconduct Assurance Number:
Original submission date Dec 15, 1989
Current submission date Jan 27, 1993

SAM Registration Expiration Date:
Feb 7, 2025


Institutional Codes

Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP) ID Number:

Contractor Establishment Code (CEC):
(To be used for reports at ONR and for SF 294 & 295 reports) 60856695G

Cornell Charity Exemption:
Under section 172.a.2.g. of the NYS Executive Law

Cornell Morrill Act (Land Grant):
Enacted 1862

DHHS Payment Management System Payee Identification Number:
Contact Sponsored Financial Services:
Janet Strait

DHHS Organizational Component Codes:
Vet Medicine: 11
All Others: 20

DOD CAGE Number:

DUNS Number:

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) Indicator:

eVerify Company Identification Number:

Federal Employer ID / IRS Number (TIN):

  • All proposals submitted to NIH: 1150532082A4

Federal Interagency Committee on Education (FICE):
Institution Codes:
Endowed: 002711 0
Contract Colleges: 011693 9

Unique Entity Identifier (UEI):


Government Districts

U.S. Congress:
Ithaca: NY-019
Geneva: NY-024
NYC (C-Tech): NY-012
NYC (Weill): NY-012

NYS Senate:
Ithaca: NY-58*
Geneva: NY-54
NYC (C-Tech): NY-27
NYC (Weill): NY-28
*Tompkins County is split: Ithaca campus is in the 58th district;
just east of campus, e.g. Dryden, is in the 51st district;
Lansing and north (including Lab of Ornithology) is in the 54th district.
See map at: http://www.nysenate.gov/districts/map

NYS Assembly:
Ithaca: NY-125
Geneva: NY-131
NYC (C-Tech): NY-66
NYC (Weill): NY-76

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code:

NSF Awardee Organization Code:
Endowed & Contract Colleges

NYS Bureau of Charities Exemption #:

NYS DOT Consultant Identification Number (CIN):

NYS Employer Registration #:

NYS Grants Gateway Prequalification #:

NYS Vendor ID # / Statewide Financial System ID # (SFS ID #):

Standard Industrial Classification Code #:

University J-1 Visa Designation:


Federal Oversight Agencies

Cornell's Cognizant Agency for all Federal Activity:
Dept. of Health and Human Services

For A-133 and CAS Compliance:
Glenn Richter, Audit Manager
Office of the Inspector General
Dept. of Health and Human Services
89 Automation Lane
Albany, NY 12205
Phone: (518) 437-9390 x224

For F&A Cost Rate Negotiation:
Michael Leonard
Division of Cost Allocation
26 Federal Plaza
New York, NY 10278
Phone: (212) 264-4301


Other Federal Agency Information

Office of Naval Research

Defense Contract Mgmt. Agency (DCMA):
Linda Durette
Administrative Contracting Officer
Office of Naval Research:
495 Summer Street, Room 627
Boston, MA 02110-2109
Phone: 617-753-4356
Fax: 617-753-4605


Other Information

Legal Address as Shown on Tax Documents:

Cornell University
341 Pine Tree Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

Research Administration:

Cornell University
Office of Sponsored Programs
373 Pine Tree Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: (607) 255-5014
Fax: (607) 255-5058
Email: osp-help@cornell.edu

Remit to Address:

Cornell University
Sponsored Financial Services
PO Box 22
Ithaca, NY 14851-0022

Financial Information:

Cornell University
Division of Financial Services
377 Pine Tree Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
Fax: 607-255-0327

Janet Strait