Use of Electronic Signatures for Proposal Certifications in COEUS

Use of Electronic Signatures or Digital Signatures for proposal certifications in COEUS follows the Northeastern University “Policy on Use of Electronic Signatures.”  Federal Sponsor guidelines, State Sponsor guidelines, and Other Sponsor Guidelines will take precedence over Northeastern University Policy. By … Continued

NSF Cover page changes

The NSF cover page is changing to a new version 1.6. In the SF424 Kit, the fields to upload the Data Management Plan and the Mentoring Plan are moving to this page. The Coeus developers have created a patch to … Continued

Network issues resolved

1/30/15: The network issues that were disrupting communication to Coeus have been resolved.  Thank you for your patience while ITS resolved the network issues.

NEU phone numbers now loaded to Coeus nightly

At the request of an end user, the Coeus Team investigated the possibility of adding NEU Office Phone numbers to the nightly data feed from HR into Coeus. This additional information can assist users in more quickly completing the Investigator … Continued

Network issues on campus affecting COEUS

Northeastern University is experiencing campus-wide network issues, which affects connectivity to COEUS: The COEUS Team has reported multiple COEUS connectivity issues to ITS. If you experience issues with COEUS, verify that you are connected to the network; if your wired … Continued

New Fringe Benefit Rate effective 7/1/14

Effective 7/1/2014, Northeastern University has a new Fringe Benefit rate: 25.6%  for full time (both on/off campus)   Rates that remain the same are: Fringe Benefit rate for part time (7.65%) – both on/off campus Indirect Cost rates (54.50 % … Continued

Business Process Changes and Rolodex info

Based on customer feedback, and in an effort to improve the proposal submission process using Coeus, the following business process changes are being implemented. Sponsored accounts no longer required for Multi PI or Co-PI’s from Subcontracts on a proposal (can … Continued

COEUS back online…

Coeus is back online after ITS loaded a new Grants.gov certificate to the Coeus Server. Questions about Coeus should be directed to coeus-help@neu.edu. We appreciate your patience while we updated Coeus.