EIN 57-0314380

Converse College

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
748
Year formed
1889
Most recent tax filings
2020-06-01
Description
The primary mission of Converse College is the liberal arts education of undergraduate women in a residential setting. Students pursue richly diverse programs in liberal arts and career preparations. Converse believes that the founder's ideal is to ca...

Program areas at Converse College

Founded in 1889, Converse College develops adaptable leaders who are equipped with the creativity, character, knowledge and perspective to transform the world around them. Consistently top-ranked by "u.s. news and world report", Converse is a women's College that offers co-educational graduate programs. Converse students develop their unique voices through a challenging liberal arts curriculum, the daniels center for leadership and service, a century-old honor tradition, and a close-knit residential community. The College has approximately 1,580 students enrolled.
Converse College is a residential College, meaning on-campus living is a valuable experience where in and out of class learning merge. From historic charm to modern ease, Converse's residence halls offer diverse options to suit the needs and preferences of today's students. Living in a residence hall community offers students opportunities to learn about themselves and others. Each residence hall has student development staff, programming and facilities available to help each student. Converse's residential communities are more than just places to hang out when students aren't in class. They are where students feel the most at home and develop relationships with peers in a community.

Form 990s for Converse College

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-05990View PDF
2019-062021-01-27990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-06-14990View PDF
2016-062017-09-09990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Converse College

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
The Chicago Community TrustGeneral Operating Support$312,500
 View purchase optionsGeneral Operating$200,000
 View purchase optionsGeneral Support$147,756
...and 30 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOANS$8,508,943
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...and 7 more federal grants / contracts

Financials for Converse College

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$8,332,797
Program services$22,847,873
Investment income and dividends$1,161,944
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-76,500
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$417,958
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$32,684,072

Personnel at Converse College

NameTitleCompensation
Holly DuncanChief Communications Officer
John Z CorbittChief Information Officer$100,774
Dianne CrockerVice President for Finance and Business
 View purchase optionsVice President Finance and Administration$130,000
 View purchase optionsVice President for Finance and Administration$133,000
...and 18 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$32,684,072
2020
Yearly growth
-6.3%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$33,801,860
2020
Yearly growth
0.9%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$163,727,605
2020
Yearly growth
0.3%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
748
2020
Yearly growth
-0.1%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
580 East Main St
Spartanburg, SC 29302
Metro area
Spartanburg, SC
County
Spartanburg County, SC
Website URL
converse.edu/ 
Phone
(864) 596-9000
Facebook page
ConverseCollege 
Twitter profile
@conversecollege 
IRS details
EIN
57-0314380
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1889
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
Independent