Frequently Requested Information

Note: The applicant or applicant organization in all cases is The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (on behalf of The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System).  The Principal Investigator is not the official applicant and is not authorized to accept awards or enter into contracts on behalf of The Board of Regents.

Cover Sheet Information expanding section
Applicant (legal name of submitting institution) University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (on behalf of the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System)
Address 1725 State Street 
La Crosse, WI  54601-3742
Approval and authorized signatory

I.      Faculty research/scholarly grants and subawards

Reviewed and signed by: Melissa A. Nielsen (608.785.8007,

  II.    Sponsored research contracts and service contracts by Academic Affairs staff

Budget reviewed by: Melissa A. Nielsen (

Contract reviewed by: Nathan Schlavensky (608.785.8569,

Signed by: Sandra Chapman (608.785.8599, or Bob Hetzel (608.785.6491,

Copy sent to: Spencer Green (608.785.8552,

III.    All other contracts

Reviewed by: Nathan Schlavensky (608.785.8569,

Signed by: Sandra Chapman (608.785.8599, or Bob Hetzel (608.785.6491,

Copy sent to: Spencer Green (608.785.8552,

Checks should be made payable to University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Institution type Public/state controlled institution of higher education. 
The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, a state agency, is a public, nonprofit educational institution exempt under Section 115(a)(1) of the IRS code.  In addition, donations, gifts, etc. to UWL are exempt under Section 170(c)(1).
Accreditation North Central Association
County La Crosse
Assembly senate legislative district 32nd district
Congressional district WI-003
DUNS 068191097 (should be used only with extramural grants and contracts)

Contact the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs for the EIN for grants and contracts. 

Students needing an EIN for tax reporting purposes should contact the Cashier's Office at 608.785.8719.

Entity identification number/ institution code 0039198000

Business Type

Primary SIC Code

Primary NAICS Code

Educational Services

8221 - Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools

611310 - Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools

Cognizant federal audit agency US Department of Health & Human Services 
200 Independence Avenue SW 
Washington, D.C.  20201 

Telephone:  202.619.0257 
Toll-free:  1.877.696.6775 
Documents expanding section
Indirect cost rate agreement  Federal indirect cost rate agreement
Tax exempt status letter Certification of tax exempt status
RUI eligibility Contact the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs
Compliance expanding section
Animal Welfare Assurance Number (IACUC) # A 4153-01 Approval date: 10/03/2007
Human Subjects Assurance Number # FWA 00002685 Approval date: 06/14/2002
Health and Human Services Assurance of Compliance

1. Title VI-Civil Rights Assurance (45 CFR 80)

2. Assurance Concerning the Handicapped (45 CFR 84)

3. Assurance Concerning Sex Discrimination (45 CFR 86)

4. Assurance Concerning Age Discrimination (45 CFR 90 & 45 CFR 91)

Filing date:  12/13/2006
Institutional Review Board (IRB) # # IRB00001294 Approval date: 06/14/2002
Institutional Review Board contact information Email:
Phone:  608.785.8124
Office of Research Integrity (ORI) # 0578508
US-DHHS Independent Ethics Committee (IEC) IRB Registration Number # 00001294
Federal-Wide Assurance Number # 00002685
Other Compliance Information Please see the compliance website.