EIN 54-0946734

Liberty University

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
12,065
Year formed
1972
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
Description
Liberty University is a Christian academic community in the tradition of evangelical institutions of higher education, with the primary mission of providing quality collegiate education.
Also known as...
Green Hall

Program areas at Liberty University

Instruction of approximately 121,334 students in undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for both the online and residential programs. Scholarships, grants, and other financial assistance are awarded to eligible students based on financial need and academic merit.
Liberty University maintains a campus bookstore, housing, and dining facilities, transportation services, athletic facilities, broadcasting facilities and other support services and facilities adding to the student experience.

Form 990s for Liberty University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-26990View PDF
2019-062021-01-28990View PDF
2018-062019-12-06990View PDF
2017-062018-11-15990View PDF
2016-062017-09-26990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

Who funds Liberty University

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
CaerResearch Site DVLP$1,200,000
 Subscribe to viewScholarships/grants$1,073,299
 Subscribe to view1 Grant(s) for Varying Purposes$100,000
...and 61 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT LOAN PROGRAM$733,579,163
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...and 8 more federal grants / contracts

Grants made by Liberty University

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Liberty University FoundationSupportive Christian Non-Profit Organization$628,378
Faith and Freedom CoalitionNon-Partisan Voter Education$100,000
Vineyard Outreach AmericaIssue Based Education$99,000
 Subscribe to viewSupportive Christian Non-Profit Organization$75,000
 Subscribe to viewSupportive Christian Non-Profit Organization$55,000
...and 8 more grants made

Financials for Liberty University

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$16,444,061
Program services$1,309,847,537
Investment income and dividends$22,974,649
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$394,193
Net rental income$1,341,902
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-9,215,434
Net income from fundraising events$-6,078
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,876,560
Total revenues$1,343,657,390

Personnel at Liberty University

NameTitleCompensation
Randall SmithExecutive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer and Management Consultan$313,676
Robert RitzChief Financial Officer$338,474
John GaugerChief Information Officer and Vice President of Analytics$345,241
 Subscribe to viewVice President of Finance and Administration
 Subscribe to viewSenior Vice President of Finance and Investment Management$258,294
...and 36 more key personnel

Organizations like Liberty University

OrganizationLocationRevenue
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Duke UniversityDurham, NC$3,194,489,301
University of Notre DameNotre Dame, IN$2,518,434,460
Loyola University Chicago (LUC)Chicago, IL$863,455,479
DePaul UniversityChicago, IL$903,291,560
Boston CollegeChestnut Hill, MA$1,223,122,663
Pepperdine UniversityMalibu, CA$543,386,701
Marquette UniversityMilwaukee, WI$679,500,550
Sacred Heart University (SHU)Fairfield, CT$378,358,523
Saint Johns University (SJU)Jamaica, NY$810,687,746
Santa Clara University (SCU)Santa Clara, CA$550,696,402
Fordham UniversityBronx, NY$936,054,028
Rice UniversityHouston, TX$976,544,472
Drexel UniversityPhiladelphia, PA$1,329,522,543
Johnson & Wales UniversityProvidence, RI$403,272,641
University of RochesterRochester, NY$4,135,942,762
The George Washington University (GWU)Ashburn, VA$1,667,611,791
Dartmouth CollegeHanover, NH$1,581,351,409
Northeastern University (NU)Boston, MA$1,943,632,573
Northwestern UniversityEvanston, IL$3,108,297,108
Hofstra UniversityHempstead, NY$592,927,157
Stevens Institute of Technology (SIT)Hoboken, NJ$382,922,762
Columbia UniversityNew York, NY$5,943,395,882
University of PittsburghPittsburgh, PA$2,841,711,849
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$1,343,657,390
2020
Yearly growth
4.2%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$1,093,741,798
2020
Yearly growth
9.3%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$3,367,494,352
2020
Yearly growth
7.7%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
12,065
2020
Yearly growth
2.6%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
1971 University Blvd
Lynchburg, VA 24515
Metro area
Lynchburg, VA
Website URL
liberty.edu/ 
Phone
(434) 582-2000
Facebook page
LibertyUniversity 
Twitter profile
@libertyu 
IRS details
EIN
54-0946734
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1972
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