Effort Reporting (ECRT)

Service Initiation

For application access, please visit effortreporting.columbia.edu.

Support

Service Support Contact: 

1st Level of Support: email effort-reporting@columbia.edu

2nd and 3rd Level of Support:

Office of the Controller - Kristi Lynn Vitale, Orlando Byrd

CUIT - Joan Richards, Irina Guletsky

Service Targets: 

Mon - Sat 12am - 11:59pm

Sun 3am - 11:59pm

Service Description

Effort reporting is the federally mandated process by which the salary charged to a sponsored project is certified as reasonable in relation to the effort expended on that project.
Status: 
Active

Details

ECRT facilitates both the monitoring of effort distributions during the year and the required annual certification of effort.

Standard Service Features

Standard Costs: 

No cost for accessing the system (centrally funded).

Service Eligibility

Users authorized by the appropriate Finance Security Administrator