Effort Reporting

Effort Reporting is TTUs means of providing assurance to sponsors that:

  1. Salaries charged to sponsored projects are reasonable in relation to the work performed, and
  2. Faculty and staff have met their commitments to sponsored projects.



Mandatory effort training for faculty is now available through Human Resources Professional Development. Please click on the following link to take the online course:

The Semi-annual 1 effort certifications (January 1 – June 30) will be released to faculty on July 16 and semi-annual 2 effort certifications (July 1 – December 31) will be released to faculty on January 16 annually. Please review the effort certification timelines below for important due dates.

Effort Coordinators

If you are a new effort coordinator who has not already taken the Effort Coordinator training or if you would like to request additional training please contact elizabeth.hettler@ttu.edu

Effort Certification: Logging in and Getting Started



For additional questions on Effort Reporting, eCRT system use or related training, please contact elizabeth.hettler@ttu.edu.