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Institutional Profile

Organization Information

Official Name

Arkansas State University
(This legal name must appear on all proposals, award documents and contracts.)

Date Established


Type of Organization/Business
Public/State controlled institution of higher education
Not a minority business enterprise, nor a small business

USDA Type of Performing Organization
Non-land grant public university or college

Tax Status
Instrumentality of the State of Arkansas
Exempt from federal income tax under Internal Revenue Code Section 115
Not a 501(c)(3) organization

Annual Expenditures for Sponsored Programs
$25.5 million (FY 2021) 

SREB Classification
Four-Year – 3

Carnegie Classifications
Basic: R-2, Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity 
Size & Setting: Four-Year, Medium, Primarily Residential
Enrollment Profile: HU: High Undergraduate 
Undergraduate Profile: Four-year, Medium full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
Undergraduate Instructional Program: Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistance
Graduate Instructional Program: Research Doctoral: Professional dominant

Institutional Research and Planning Publications
University FactBook

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Contact Information

Administrative Contact for Proposals
Morgan Speer, MBA
Director of Proposal Development, Research and Technology Transfer
P.O. Box 2760 
State University, AR 72467-2760 
Phone: 870-972-2694 
Email: research@astate.edu 

Administrative Contact for Agreements/Contracts
Latonya Tidwell
Director of Contracts and Agreements, Research and Technology Transfer
P.O. Box 2760
State University, AR 72467-2760
Phone: 870-972-2694
Email: research@astate.edu 

Financial Contact for Externally Sponsored Programs
Brandy Johnston
Sponsored Programs Accounting
P.O. Box 1260
State University, AR 72467-1260
Phone: 870-972-2400

Research and Technology Transfer Office Physical Address
Dean B. Ellis Library, 6th Floor
322 University Loop West Circle
Jonesboro, AR  72401

Remittance Address
Arkansas State University
Attn: Toni Holt
P.O. Box 2640
State University, AR 72467-2640

Authorized Organizational Representative
Travis Marsico, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Research, Innovation, and Discovery

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Congressional District

U.S. Congressional District

State Congressional District

State Senatorial District

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Identification Numbers and Codes

Animal Welfare Assurance 

Arkansas Business Area Number

Cognizant Federal Audit Agency
Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Division of Cost Allocation, Central States Field Office
1301 Young Street, Room 732, Dallas, TX 75202
Arif Karim, Director (Shon Turner, Representative) (214) 767-3261

Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGE) Number

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Facilities and Administrative (F&A) Rate Agreement
Dated 05/05/2023

Dun & Bradstreet Number (DUNS)

Employer ID Number (EIN)/Federal Tax Identification Number 

Federal Interagency Committee on Education (FICE) Codes

Federalwide Assurance (FWA) for the Protection of Human Subjects Number
Expires December 13, 2027

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Institutional Profile File (IPF) Number

National Science Foundation (NSF) Organization Code

North American Industry Classification System (NAIC or NAICS) Code

Sam.gov Unique Entity Identifier Code
TRMDNABWE872 ; Exp. March 20, 2025

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Code

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