Research Administration and Sponsored Programs General


Those involved in academic research must guard the truth and protect the public trust.  High Point University seeks to create and preserve an environment in which research can thrive.  Research compliance is a shared responsibility of every member of the university community, each of whom must be dedicated to maintaining the highest ethical standards.  Research compliance is an ever growing requirement. If have you have any question or would like to report a research-related compliance violation, please email Tim Linker, the High Point University Institutional Official, at or call 841-9313 for immediate assistance.

Non-Financial Compliance:

 Financial Compliance:

  • OMB A-21: Cost Principles for Educational Institutions
  • OMB A-110: Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements With Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and Other Non-Profit Organizations
  • OMB A-133: Audits of States, Local Governments, and Non-Profit Organizations
  • Cost Accounting Standards:  (four apply to HPU)
  1. 501: Consistency in Estimating, Accumulating, and Reporting Costs
  2. 502: Consistency in Allocating Costs Incurred for the Same Purpose
  3. 505: Consistency in Accounting for Unallowable Costs
  4. 506: Consistency in Cost Account Periods
  • High Point University Sponsored Research Financial Compliance Policies and Procedures

Financial Policies & Procedures

Do you have questions? Email RASP at or call 841-9313 for assistance.