University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Fringe Benefits

  • The Sponsored Program rates provided below are consistent with the current Cost/Indirect Cost Rate Agreement and negotiations with the Department of Health and Human Services, and the University’s standard projected fringe benefit increases for future budget years.  The Sponsored Program rates should be used when developing sponsor paid budgets. Please see information from the Controller regarding Fiscal 2017 Approved Sponsored Fringe Rates.
  • The University rates provided below should be used when developing cost share budgets.

 

Sponsored Program Fringe Benefit Rates and Projections (%)

 

Description

FY16

FY17

FY18*

FY19*

FY20*

FY21*

Faculty

53.00

55.80

57.00

58.00

59.00

60.00

Professional/Classified

71.00

66.90

68.00

70.00

71.00

72.00

Special payroll with Retirement(1)  

34.20

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Special Payroll without Retirement(2)

7.60

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Special Payroll

21.70

22.00

23.00

23.00

23.00

Post Docs

27.70

30.00

31.00

31.00

32.00

32.00

Graduate Assistant, Acad. Year(3)

27.70

30.00

31.00

31.00

32.00

32.00

Foreign Scholar

27.70

30.00

31.00

31.00

32.00

32.00

Student Labor

3.10

3.80

4.00

4.00

4.00

4.00

1. Examples: Summer faculty, other state agency employees
2. Examples: State retirees, summer grad students
3. Rates refer to grant funding sources only. See the Budget and Planning website for non-grant rates.

* FY18 – FY21 rates shown are projected estimates for budgeting purposes only.

 

University Fringe Benefit Rates and Projections (%)

 

Description FY16 FY17 FY18 FY19 FY20 FY21
Faculty 48.10 50.60 52.60 54.60 56.60 58.60
Professional 60.60 63.50 65.50 67.50 69.50 71.50
Classified 93.20 94.50 96.50 98.50 98.50 98.50
Special payroll with Retirement(1) 30.50
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Special Payroll without Retirement(2) 8.90
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Special Payroll      – 21.50 23.50 25.50 27.50 29.50
Post Docs 32.30 31.70 33.70 35.70 37.70 39.70
Graduate Assistant, Acad. Year 18.30 17.70 19.70 21.70 23.70 25.70
Student Labor 1.10 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00