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Johnson & Wales University

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

Johnson & Wales University is a university based in Providence, RI that was founded in 1914. As of 2018 they had $477 million in revenue and $973 million in assets.

Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 16,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its 4 campuses in Providence, RI; North Miami, Fla.; Denver, Colo.; and Charlotte, NC.

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Program areas at Johnson & Wales University

In fy 2018, jwu enrollment at its 4 campuses (providence, ri; n. miami, fl; denver, co; charlotte, nc) and online learning program totaled 14,271 students. (12,859 undergrads and 1,412 grad) jwu awarded 4,572 degrees including 1,334 associate's, 2,553 bachelor's,651 graduate, 17 doctorial, and 17 certificates. Jwu employed 489 f.t. And 531 p.t. Faculty throughout its college of culinary arts, college of hospitality mgt., college of arts & science, college of business, college of engineering & design,college of health and wellness and college of online. 2,824 students participated in 11-week internships; 31% of jwu students who reported their parents as first generation college students. 91% received institutional aid, with an average aid of $14,351 per student. Institutional scholarships exceeded $162 million.

Form 990s for Johnson & Wales University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Aug 2, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 29, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 2, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 15, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Johnson & Wales University

Total grants, contributions, etc.$7,211,623
Program services$459,950,531
Investment income and dividends$2,043,922
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$626,840
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,678,289
Net income from fundraising events$-172,206
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,909,838
Total revenues$477,248,837

Vendors for Johnson & Wales University

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
SquarespaceContent management system software2020-03-05
████████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
███ ███████ ████████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
███ ████ █████████ ███████ ██ ██████Insurance2019-12-31
█████████ ███Insurance2019-12-31
█████ ███ █████ ██ ██ ███Insurance agent or broker$48,2552019-12-31
█████████ ███████ ████████Insurance agent or broker$15,8702019-12-31
███ ██ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-11-27
...and eight more vendors

Personnel at Johnson & Wales University

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
John J Bowen See Sch JChancellor , President and Chief Executive Officer$5.3 millionJune 30, 2018
John J. Bowen M.M., DBAChancellor, President and Chief Executive Officer$723,587Dec. 15, 2017
█████ ███ ██ █████Chief Operating Officer-Aug. 29, 2019
██████ ██ ██████ ███Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer$283,118Aug. 2, 2019
█████ █████Chief Information Officer$198,067June 30, 2018
███████ ███████Vice President Finance$275,789June 30, 2018
███████ █ ███████Vice President of Communications$206,413June 30, 2018
█████ █ ████████Senior Vice President of Administration$287,088June 30, 2018
█████ █ ███████Vice President of Human Resources$249,158June 30, 2018
███████ █ ███████Vice President of Auxiliary Services$206,470June 30, 2018
...and 18 more key personnel

Peer universities

1Brown University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionProvidence, RI
2Bryant University501(c)(3)$228 millionSmithfield, RI
3Roger Williams University (RWU)501(c)(3)$209 millionBristol, RI
4Gallaudet University501(c)(3)$200 millionWashington, DC
5Rider University501(c)(3)$233 millionLawrenceville, NJ
6Davenport University (DU)501(c)(3)$122 millionGrand Rapids, MI
7Drew University501(c)(3)$136 millionMadison, NJ
8University of Tulsa501(c)(3)$331 millionTulsa, OK
9Monmouth University501(c)(3)$263 millionWest Long Branch, NJ
10Regis University501(c)(3)$187 millionDenver, CO
11Wilmington University501(c)(3)$130 millionNew Castle, DE
12Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)501(c)(3)$591 millionTroy, NY
13University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (UMHB)501(c)(3)$122 millionBelton, TX
14University of New England (UNE)501(c)(3)$267 millionBiddeford, ME
15Whitworth University501(c)(3)$136 millionSpokane, WA
16Arcadia University501(c)(3)$178 millionGlenside, PA
17University of Portland (UP)501(c)(3)$243 millionPortland, OR
18Furman University501(c)(3)$235 millionGreenville, SC
19Drake University501(c)(3)$230 millionDes Moines, IA
20Pacific Lutheran University (PLU)501(c)(3)$150 millionTacoma, WA
21Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE)501(c)(3)$180 millionMilwaukee, WI
22Stetson University501(c)(3)$248 millionDeland, FL
23Pacific University501(c)(3)$169 millionForest Grove, OR
24University of New Haven (UNH)501(c)(3)$281 millionWest Haven, CT
25MCPHS University501(c)(3)$364 millionBoston, MA