Welcome to the Rates section of the RAS website. This section provides information on rates commonly found on sponsored research activities: Facilities and Administrative (F&A) Rates, Employee Benefits (EB) Rates, Vacation Accrual Rates, Allocation Rates, Graduate Research Assistant Tuition Subsidy Rates and Fund Account Rates. Some rates are also found on other sponsored activities and non-research activities, and may be of interest to the larger MIT community. Where relevant, copies of specific rate agreements are provided.