Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

Fact Sheet

Legal Name:  Morehouse College
DUNS Number: 075861773
Employer Identification Number: 


Morehouse College Incorporated:
June 7, 1913
Tax Status:    501 (c) 3
August 18, 1935
Financial and Authorizing Official:

Gerald L. Hector, Executive VP & Chief Business                Officer Office of Business and Finance                                        (470) 639-2675                                                                 


Administrative Contact:

Triscia Hendrickson, Interim Director                             
Office of Research & Sponsored Programs                            
(470) 639-0221 (voice)

Congressional District: GA-005
Fringe Benefit Rate: 
Part-time employees/students 

30% (full time employees only)
.0765 or 7.65% 

*Indirect Cost Rate:

46.0 % (on **MTDC effective date 7/1/2013)
30.0 % (off campus employees)

8% (training, only if agency require)

Cognizant Official:  Department of Education
Office of Inspector General
U.S. Department of Education
1999 Bryan St., Suite 1440
Dallas, TX 75201-6817
Phone: (202) 245-7515 Fax (214) 661-9531
Ellen Safranek, Deputy Director
CAGE Code: 9F664

For further information contact Triscia Hendrickson, Office of Sponsored Programs, Voice (470) 639-0633, e-mail: or 

* Effective 7/1/13, the approved rates are 46% and 30% for on-campus and off-campus, respectively. The rates are based on **modified total direct costs. All costs, with the exception of capital expenditures and sub-awards in excess of 25,000 should be excluded from the base for calculation of indirect costs. All proposals for new awards should use these rates until further notice.