Agency Regulations | Kent State University

Agency Regulations

Purchasing and the Uniform Guidance 2CFR 200

Kent State University will delay implementation of the Uniform Guidance procurement section as provided by the waiver of procurement rules stated in the Federal Awarding Agency Regulatory Implementation of the Uniform Guidance, Part 200.100, released December 19, 2014.  The university will delay implementation of the new procurement guidelines until July 1, 2018 and in the interim will follow the guidance of the old standards (A-110).

Funding Agency Regulations

Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circulars

OMB Circular Uniform Guidance
The official Government Publishing Office web version. Applies to federal grants and contracts awarded on or after December 26, 2014.

Uniform Guidance Desk Reference
Published by Maximus, this pdf version is user friendly and printable.

OMB Circular A-21
Cost Principles for Educational Institutions.  Applies to federal grants and contracts awarded through December 25, 2014.

OMB Circular A-133
Audits of Institutions of Higher Education and Other Non-Profit Institutions.

Federal Agency Policies and Guidance

Department of Health and Human Services, National Institute of Health (DHHS/NIH)
NIH Grants Policy and Guidance

National Science Foundation (NSF)
NSF Award and Administration Guide

US Department of Education (USED)
USED EDGAR (Education Department General Administrative Regulations)