Fact Sheet

Type of Institution: California State University, Fresno and California State University, Fresno Foundation are public, nonprofit educational entities exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.

Date of Incorporation: California State University, Fresno was founded as Fresno State Normal School in 1911, became a teacher’s college in 1921, and has offered advanced degrees since 1949. The university’s popular nickname is "Fresno State."

Legal Name of Applicant: California State University, Fresno Foundation. The California State University, Fresno Foundation was formed in 1931. The purpose of the Foundation is to provides assistance to faculty and staff with the administration of grants, contracts and trust accounts.

IRS Employer Identification Number: 94-6003272 (California State University, Fresno Foundation)

State Tax ID#: 1-94-6001347-C4 (Research Foundation)

DUNS Number: 15-083-7003 (California State University, Fresno Foundation) Current Federal F & A (Indirect) Cost Agreement dated November 1, 2103 from 7/1/013 to 6/30/18
40.0% of Modified Total Direct Costs- On Campus
19.0% of Modified Total Direct Costs - Off-Campus

F & A (Indirect) Rate on Nonfederal Funding:15% of total direct costs (Contact grant manager for add’l details)

Authorized Signatory for grants/contracts:
Dr. Thomas McClanahan, Associate Vice President
Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
Deborah S. Adishian-Astone, Exectuive Director
California State University, Fresno Foundation

Official Institutional Name and Address:
California State University, Fresno
Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
4910 N. Chestnut Ave.
Fresno, CA 93726-1852
Phone: 559-278-0840
Fax: 559-278-0992
Website: http://www.fresnostate.edu/academics/grants/
County: Fresno

State Congressional District - 14th & 16th Senate District; 29th Assembly District

Senator - Dave Cogdill (14th) & Dean Florez (16th)

Assemblyman - Michael Villines

Federal Congressional District: 21st District

Senators: Diane Feinstein; Barbara Boxer

Congressman: Devin Nunes

Cognizant Federal Audit Agency: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

External Auditor: Moore Grider & Company

Date of Most Recent Audit: September 20, 2013

Checks Should be Made Payable To:
California State University, Fresno Foundation

Checks Should be Sent To:
California State University, Fresno Foundation
4910 N. Chestnut Ave.
Fresno, CA 93726-1852

Accreditation: Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)