EIN 05-0258809

Brown University

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
12,575
Year formed
1764
Most recent tax filings
2020-06-01
Description
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.

Program areas at Brown University

Auxiliary services / activities includes the operation of the dormitories, dining services, health services, the bookstore, etc. These services accommodate students, faculty and staff by supporting academic & cultural enrichment.

Form 990s for Brown University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-25990View PDF
2019-062021-01-27990View PDF
2018-062019-07-23990View PDF
2017-062018-11-15990View PDF
2016-062017-09-28990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Brown University

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$26,074,816
 View purchase optionsPublic, Societal Benefit$16,173,553
 View purchase optionsEducation$5,482,167
...and 368 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOANS (NOTE 3)$37,045,099
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...and 574 more federal grants / contracts

Grants made by Brown University

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Rhode Island HospitalSubcontract Grant Award$2,127,787
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillSubcontract Grant Award$1,020,039
Johns Hopkins University (JHU)Subcontract Grant Award$1,001,826
 View purchase optionsSubcontract Grant Award$863,664
 View purchase optionsSubcontract Grant Award$843,367
...and 109 more grants made

Financials for Brown University

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$444,957,133
Program services$734,574,547
Investment income and dividends$21,390,219
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$1,655,228
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$280,525,356
Net income from fundraising events$-262,213
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,482,840,270

Personnel at Brown University

NameTitleCompensation
Joseph DowlingChief Executive Officer, Investment Office$1,195,053
Samuel M MencoffChancellor and Trustee$0
Jane DietzeVice President and Chief Investment Officer$1,294,229
 View purchase optionsChief Financial Officer
 View purchase optionsChief Digital and Information Officer
...and 26 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$1,482,840,270
2020
Yearly growth
-6.8%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$1,196,799,161
2020
Yearly growth
1.6%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$6,878,444,251
2020
Yearly growth
11.1%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
12,575
2020
Yearly growth
4.7%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
Controllers Office Box J
Providence, RI 02912
Metro area
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA
County
Providence County, RI
Website URL
brown.edu/ 
Phone
(401) 863-1000
Facebook page
BrownUniversity 
Twitter profile
@brownuniversity 
IRS details
EIN
05-0258809
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1764
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
B43: University or Technological Institute
NAICS code, primary
611310: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
Parent/child status
Central organization