Extramural Fund Management (EFM) provides financial management support of sponsored project funds for the UCLA research community. This includes: financial reporting, invoicing, cash management, accounts receivable management, financial compliance oversight (effort reporting, cost transfers, unallowable expenses), and audit support. Learn more about our Vision, Mission, and Values.

Statistics for Fiscal Year ended June 30, 2023

Statistics for fiscal year 2022-2023 relating to research expenditures, financial deliverables, and payments collected for sponsored projects are as follows:
Total research expenditures incurred for sponsored projects were $1.39 billion. 58.7% of total expenditures were for Federally sponsored projects, followed by State & Other Government projects at 14.1%.

Pie chart shows the research expenditures in different areas: Federal Government $819.8 Million, Higher Education $106.9 Million, Charitable & Non-Profit Organizations $153.3 Million, State and Other Government $196.4 Million, Business & For-Profit $120.4 Million

Financial Deliverables represent invoices and financial reports of which EFM satisfied a total of 15,585. EFM collected $1.134 billion in payments from sponsors. 11,835 payments were received in the form of checks, wire, ACH, EFTs draws for LOC funds.

Number of Financial Deliverables (FD) completed

Interim Final Total
13,251 2,334 15,585

Payments collected

Checks, Wire, ACH Letter of Credit Total
$412.6 M $712.7 M $1.134 B


Posted On January 11, 2024
Ascend 2.0 Expenditure Type Feedback Due 01/24/24
Dear Colleagues, At the Research Administration Forum (RAF), Thursday, January 11, 2024, I discussed updates made to the Expenditure Type list previously shared with campus in the spring of 2023. All ...
Posted On November 22, 2023
EFM 2023-2024 Winter Holiday Closure
Dear Colleagues, This email is to remind you of the EFM 2023-2024 Winter Holiday Closure and the corresponding important deadlines for the Closeout Packets and for high-risk payroll and non-payroll cost ...
Posted On October 25, 2023
ERS Release Announcement for Spring 2023 and Summer 23 Effort Reports
Dear Colleagues, We are delighted to inform you that effort reports for the spring 2023 and summer 2023 quarters are now available in the Effort Reporting System. The certification deadline for this ...

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