Direct versus Indirect - A Quick Reference
The following quick reference lists common expenditures, and whether they are generally charged directly or indirectly to federally sponsored programs. The actual written Tulane policy should be referenced to fully understand how costs should be charged for specific circumstances.
|Material, Supplies & Services Costs
|Local Telephone Costs*
|Postage or Delivery Costs
|Printing and Publications
|Long Distance Toll Charges
|Repairs and Maintenance*
|Off-Campus Custodial and Laundry Costs
|Sponsored Programs Admin.
|Payment to Study Subjects
|Subcontracts and Consortium Agreements
NOTE: Some typical indirect costs may be charged as direct expenses to off-campus accounts.