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 2019

(December 26, 2018 – May 10, 2019)

June 3, 2019 – June 9, 2019 June 10, 2019 July 9, 2019
Summer 2019

(May 11, 2019 – August 12, 2019)


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.