Institutional Information

Institutional Fact Sheet

Applicant Organization:

Research Foundation on Behalf of York College of the City University of New York.

RF Address

230 West 41st. Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10036-7296

York College Address

York College, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Boulevard, Jamaica NY 11451

Organization Type

Public, State

Tax Status

RF CUNY Tax exempt under Section 501c (3) of the Internal Revenue Code; letter dated February 11, 1972.

I.R.S. Employer Identification Number (EIN)

The RF-CUNY EIN is usually requested by Federal sponsors on the application cover page or Representation and Certification pages. The RFCUNY EIN is: 1-131-988-190.

Cognizant Federal Government Audit Agency
The federal agency with which Research Foundation, CUNY, negotiates the indirect cost rates on behalf of York College is: Department of Health and Human Services, 26 Federal Plaza, Suite 4114, New York, NY 10278

Dun & Bradstreet (DUNS) Number

All federal grant and cooperative agreement applications must include the Research Foundation's Dun & Bradstreet Universal Number System (DUNS). The RFCUNY DUNS Number is 06-493-2676

Congressional district

  • York College, CUNY - 6th CD
  • Research Foundation, CUNY - 8th CD


  • York College, CUNY – Queens County
  • Research Foundation, CUNY – New York County

NSF Institutional Code
This code is to be used on the National Science Foundation application page: 0047597000

FederalWide Assurance (FWA)

The CUNY FederalWide Assurance number for the protection of human subjects is FWA#00003623

Internal Animal Care and Usage Committee (IACUC)
The PHS OPRR assurance for York College, CUNY identifies that the College is approved to use animals in our research and that we have facilities that meet federal standards for the care of animals. Our PHS Assurance Number: A3712-01