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Cost Analysis

Cost Analysis is primarily responsible for the preparation, submission and negotiation of the University’s Facilities and Administrative (F&A) rates and Fringe Benefits Rates. The department also coordinates and supports Government audit reviews, cost compliance, Disclosure Statement changes and University charge out rates.


Service Center User Rates

Service Center User Rates are established under University Policy FN27, Establishing and Billing Service Center User Rates.  Rates are submitted to Cost Analysis for approval with appropriate documentation, disclosures and signatures. See Request for Approval of Service Center User Rates Form (pdf form, requires Access Account login).

Additional guidance is provided in:

Service Center User Approved Rate List:

F&A Proposal Submission Required Data:

Other Resources:

Cost Analysis Staff (3rd floor Elliott Bldg)

Cost Analysis Organization Chart (PDF)

Name Position Email Phone
Charlotte Nacsa Department Manager [email protected] 814-863-8087
Brittany Ondish Assistant Manager [email protected] 814-865-4048
Vacant Indirect Cost Analyst   814-863-0886
Elizabeth Replogle Admin Support Coordinator [email protected] 814-865-7057
Jody Murawski (Interim) Sr. Dir. Research Admin [email protected] 814-865-1962