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Furman University

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

Furman University is a university based in Greenville, SC that was founded in 1826. As of 2019 they had $234 million in revenue and $1.0 billion in assets.

To provide a distinctive undergraduate liberal arts education which emphasizes an engaged approach to liberal learning. Furman also offers graduate programs in education and chemistry and also provides a continuing education program for the larger Gre...

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Program areas at Furman University

Instruction of approximately 2,900 students in undergraduate and graduate programs. The 4 year pathway for students instituted by the Furman advantage includes study away programs in more than 20 countries most of which are led by Furman faculty, career focused internships and community involvement. Scholarships are awarded to eligible students based on financial need and academic merit.

The University conducted auxiliary enterprises for the convenience of students, faculty, staff and the at-large community. These auxiliary enterprises include student housing, dining services, golf course, sports arena and conference center.

Student services includes intercollegiate athletics, intramural and club sports, enrollment management, student government and a large variety of student organizations, services and activities.

Form 990s for Furman University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jul 5, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 4, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 10, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Aug 5, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Furman University

Total grants, contributions, etc.$26,194,545
Program services$177,663,493
Investment income and dividends$11,489,748
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$1,673,348
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$17,217,068
Net income from fundraising events$113,891
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$-15,078
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$234,337,015

Vendors for Furman University

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-03-02
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███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-02
█████████Content management system software2020-03-02
██████████Fundraising software2020-03-02
████████████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
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...and 23 more vendors

Personnel at Furman University

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
David SteinourChief Information Officer / Vice President for It$283,921Aug. 29, 2019
Liz SemanChief of Staff , Liaison To the Board-Aug. 29, 2019
███ █████ █████Chief of Staff-Aug. 29, 2019
████ ███ █████Vice President of Finance and Administration$261,325June 30, 2018
█████ ██ ██████Vice President for Finance and Administration-Aug. 29, 2019
██████ █ ██████Vice President Communication$232,034June 30, 2018
█████ ██████Vice President for Development-Aug. 29, 2019
██ ███████ █████████Vice President for Enrollment Management-Aug. 29, 2019
██████ ██████Vice President Student L$185,073Aug. 29, 2019
███ ██████Vice President for University Communications-Aug. 29, 2019
...and 15 more key personnel

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