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Rates

Rates are determined annualy and are based on the total operating costs of EARL (salaries, supplies, and maintenance).  All rates are reviewed and approved by the University of Washington administration and are subject to change. 

Users without Univresity of Washington affiliations, will be assessed an additional 15.6% inderect charge as direcated by the University's administration. 

All new users to EARL are required to undergo a minimum 1 hour training per instrument (see table below for details).  Training is provided at a charge rate of $60/hr.

Rates (as of 9/21/2018)

Equipment   

RATE A**

Commercial

RATE B*

Non-Profit/Academic

Staff Service Required

RATE C*

Non-Profit/Academic

Patron Usage

RATE D*

Faculty/Staff/Student of UW or UW Affiliate

Staff Service Required

RATE E*

Faculty/Staff/Student of UW or UW Affiliate

Patron Usage

Minimum Training Required at $60/hr
  Off Campus Users and Non-UW Affiliates   UW Campus Users & Affiliates   

FTIR

$150/hr with Staff Services

 

$100/hr Patron Use

$87.00/hr $53.00/hr $75.00/hr $45.00/hr 1 hr
GC

$150/hr with Staff Services

 

$100/hr Patron Use

$58.00/hr $24.00/hr $50.00/hr $20.00/hr 1 hr
GC-MS

$150/hr with Staff Services

 

$100/hr Patron Use

$58.00/hr $24.00/hr $50.00/hr $20.00/hr 1 hr
HPLC

$150/hr with Staff Services

 

$100/hr Patron Use

$58.00/hr $24.00/hr $50.00/hr $20.00/hr 1 hr
ICP-MS

$500.00/hr with Staff Services

 

$450/hr Patron Use

$417.00/hr $382.00/hr $360.00/hr $330.00/hr 4 hr
MARS 5

$350.00/hr with Staff Services

 

$300/hr Patron Use

$295.00/hr $255.00/hr $250.00/hr $220.00/hr 1 hr
NMR

$150/hr with Staff Services

 

$100/hr Patron Use

$81.00/hr $47.00/hr $70.00/hr $40.00/hr 1 hr
Nutrient Analyzer

$200/hr with Staff Services

 

$150/hr Patron Use

$116.00/hr $81.00/hr $100/hr $70.00/hr 2 hr
Plotter (Poster Printer) $15.00 per Linear Foot $13.87 per Linear Foot $13.87 per Linear Foot $12.00 per Linear Foot $12.00 per Linear Foot EARL Staff
PSA

$200/hr with Staff Services

 

$150/hr Patron Use

$116.00/hr $81.00/hr $100/hr $70.00/hr 2 hr
Ultapure Water

$150/hr with Staff Services

 

$100/hr Patron Use

$49.00/hr $14.00/hr $42.00/hr $12.00/hr 1 hr
UV-Vis

$200/hr with Staff Services

 

$150/hr Patron Use

$116.00/hr $81.00/hr $100/hr $70.00/hr 1 hr

    *Rates B and C are calculated based on Rates D and E plus 15.6% inderect charge, respectively.

    **Rate A includes Direct Center Support Surcharges and University of Washington's 15.6% indirect charge.

    Rate A: Commercial entities including for profit and non-academic.

    Rate B: Non-profits and academic institutions.  New user to instrument being requested and/or addiditional training needed.

    Rate C: Non-profits and academic institutions. Previously trained on instrument requesting and no additional training needed.

    Rate D: Faculty, staff, and/or student of the University of Washington (including Seattle and Bothell campuses).  Also includes staff, faculty, or students affiliated with the university of Washington but not directly employed by the University of Washington.  New user to instrument being requested and/or addiditional training needed.

    Rate E: Faculty, staff, and/or student of the University of Washington (including Seattle and Bothell campuses).  Also includes staff, faculty, or students affiliated with the university of Washington but not directly employed by the University of Washington. Previously trained on instrument requesting and no additional training needed.

    No Show/Late Policy:

    • Users arriving over 1 hour after the start of their booking will be charged for the missed time
    • If a booking is missed without 24 hour notice, the user will be billed for the full amount of time booked
    • If < 24 hours notice is given, user will be billed for half the time booked

     

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