Facilities & Administrative (F&A) Rates

Facilities & Administrative (F&A) Rates are also known as Indirect Costs. By definition, these costs are “incurred for a common or joint purpose benefitting more than one cost objective, and not readily assignable to the cost objectives specifically benefitted, without effort disproportionate to the results achieved.”

Per Uniform Guidance

Examples of F&A costs would be Equipment Depreciation, Utilities, General Administration, and Sponsored Programs Administration.


For the Negotiated F&A Rates from 07/01/2009 – 06/30/2013, please click here.

For the Negotiated F&A Rates from 07/01/2013 – 06/30/2017, please click here.

For the Negotiated F&A Rates from 07/01/2017 – 06/30/2021, please click here.


Contact Information

PO Box 5227
427 McArthur Hall;
245 Barr Avenue
Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Mailstop: 9602

Phone: 662-325-6325
Fax: 662-325-8394