Effort Reporting

Effort Reporting is our means of providing assurance to sponsors that:

  • Salaries charged to sponsored projects are reasonable in relation to the work performed, and
  • Faculty and staff have met their commitments to sponsored projects.

This page contains relevant information about the Effort Reporting process at FIU, including training materials and pertinent announcements. Please bookmark this site and check back often as additional content will continue to be posted regularly.

Effort Reporting Period of Performance Pre-Review Period for Effort Coordinators Certification Availability Certification Deadline
Spring 2020

(December 26, 2019 – May 11, 2020)

June 2, 2020 – June 8, 2020 June 9, 2020 July 8, 2020
Summer 2020

(May 12, 2020 – August 11, 2020)

September 2, 2020 – September 9, 2020 September 10, 2020 October 9, 2020
Fall 2020
(August 12, 2020 – December 24, 2020)
TBD TBD TBD

Click the “Log into ecrt” button below to access ecrt. In order to login to ecrt, please use your Panther ID and the corresponding password.

Need Assistance?

Click here for a list of Effort Coordinators at FIU by department.

For additional assistance please contact ecrt@fiu.edu.