Division of Research
Effort Reporting

Important Notice: Due to the ecrt upgrade project from ecrt v.3.0.3 to v.5.1, the ecrt environment will not be accessible to the University community begininning May 26, 2015. Ecrt will be available again on June 9, 2015.

For more information about the ecrt upgrade project, please click here for a recent presentation about the project. Please check back next week for more information including new training materials.


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 Pre-Review Period for Effort Coordinators Certification Availability Certification Deadline
Fall 2014
(Aug 19, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014)
January 23, 2015 – January 29, 2015 January 30, 2015 March 2, 2015

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

Click the "Log into ecrt" button below to access ecrt. In order to login to ecrt, please use your Panther ID number as your username and the corresponding password.




Need Assistance?
Each department has a designated Effort Coordinator, to find yours please Click here.
For additional assistance please contact ecrt@fiu.edu.