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Brown University

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Brown University is a university based in Providence, RI that was founded in 1764. As of 2018 they had $1.3 billion in revenue and $5.7 billion in assets.

Brown's mission is to discover, communicate, and preserve knowledge and understanding in a spirit of free inquiry, and by educating and preparing students to discharge the offices of life with usefulness and reputation.

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Program areas at Brown University

Auxiliary Services / Activities Includes the operation of the dormitories, dining services, health services, the bookstore, etc. These services accomodate students, faculty and staff by supporting academic & cultural enrichment.

Form 990s for Brown University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jul 23, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 28, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 3, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 16, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Brown University

Total grants, contributions, etc.$474,642,932
Program services$675,913,001
Investment income and dividends$46,098,665
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$2,601,231
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$132,613,783
Net income from fundraising events$-270,615
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,331,598,997

Vendors for Brown University

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-03-01
██████Fundraising software2020-03-01
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-01
██████████CRM software2020-03-01
█████████Marketing software2020-03-01
████ ███Audit accounting2020-02-14
██████████████████████ ███Tax accounting2019-05-10
███████ ██████ ███ ████████████Construction$99,923,8972018-06-01
...and 24 more vendors

Personnel at Brown University

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Joseph DowlingChief Executive Officer, Investment Office$1.1 millionAug. 8, 2019
Samuel M MencoffChancellor and Trustee$0June 30, 2018
████ ██████Vice President and Chief Investment Officer$911,664Oct. 4, 2020
███████ █████Chief Financial Officer-Oct. 4, 2020
████ ██████Chief Digital and Information Officer-Oct. 4, 2020
██████████ █████Chief of Staff and Assistant To the President-Oct. 4, 2020
███████ ███████Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration$587,183Oct. 4, 2020
████ ██████Vice President for Communications-Oct. 4, 2020
███████ █████Executive Vice President for Planning and Policy-Oct. 4, 2020
██████ ████████Senior Vice President for Advancement-Oct. 4, 2020
...and 25 more key personnel

Peer universities

1Johnson & Wales University501(c)(3)$437 millionProvidence, RI
2Duquesne University501(c)(3)$430 millionPittsburgh, PA
3Pace University501(c)(3)$581 millionNew York, NY
4Saint Johns University (SJU)501(c)(3)$817 millionJamaica, NY
5Santa Clara University (SCU)501(c)(3)$604 millionSanta Clara, CA
6Trustees of Boston University501(c)(3)$2.6 billionBoston, MA
7Catholic University of America (CUA)501(c)(3)$362 millionWashington, DC
8Midwestern University501(c)(3)$481 millionDowners Grove, IL
9Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)501(c)(3)$591 millionTroy, NY
10Texas Christian University (TCU)501(c)(3)$904 millionFort Worth, TX
11Liberty University501(c)(3)$1.1 billionLynchburg, VA
12Emory University501(c)(3)$4.5 billionAtlanta, GA
13Chapman University501(c)(3)$519 millionOrange, CA
14Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)501(c)(3)$529 millionSavannah, GA
15Baylor University (BU)501(c)(3)$1.0 billionWaco, TX
16Fordham University501(c)(3)$933 millionBronx, NY
17Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU)501(c)(3)$914 millionManchester, NH
18Wake Forest University (WFU)501(c)(3)$583 millionWinstonsalem, NC
19Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University501(c)(3)$512 millionDaytona Beach, FL
20Loyola Marymount University (LMU)501(c)(3)$531 millionLos Angeles, CA
21Loyola University Chicago (LUC)501(c)(3)$856 millionChicago, IL
22The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW)501(c)(3)$1.2 billionMilwaukee, WI
23Pepperdine University501(c)(3)$520 millionMalibu, CA
24University of Miami (UM)501(c)(3)$3.7 billionCoral Gables, FL
25Northeastern University (NU)501(c)(3)$1.6 billionBoston, MA