EIN 23-7225104

New England Conservatory (NEC)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
1,369
City
Year formed
1867
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
Description
New England Conservatory educates and trains musicians of all ages from around the world, drawing on the talent and deep reservoir of experience of our distinguished faculty.
Also known as...
New England Conservatory of Music

Program areas at NEC

Higher education: college - Music school with programs leading to bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctoral degrees, and diplomas. Nec's enrollment is comprised of approximately half undergraduates and half graduate students. (840 students)
Preparatory and continuing education programs: school of preparatory and continuing education - Music instruction for children ages 4-18 and adults not leading to a specific degree. Private studio lessons are offered as well as ensembles and classes. 6.14% financial aid is provided based primarily on need. (2,000 students)
Student services program, general/other: residence hall/dining - all freshmen and sophomores are housed and dine in the nec residence hall. The cafeteria is open to the entire community. (250 students) health services - on-site student health center providing routine and urgent care and referrals, staffed by a physician and nurse practitioners. Supported by student medical fees and insurance reimbursements. Counseling services - on-site center providing confidential counseling for students, staffed by a psychiatrist and professional counselors.

Form 990s for NEC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-20990View PDF
2019-062020-08-13990View PDF
2018-062019-08-17990View PDF
2017-062018-05-14990View PDF
2016-062017-10-03990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds New England Conservatory (NEC)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
The Boston Foundation (TBF)Operating Support/annual Fund$2,461,371
 Subscribe to viewTo Support the Boston Bridge To Equity and Achievement in Music Initiative$1,250,000
 Subscribe to viewFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$349,330
...and 33 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOANS$4,868,445
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...and 3 more federal grants / contracts

Financials for NEC

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$10,073,887
Program services$53,371,223
Investment income and dividends$91,439
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$25,174
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,073,859
Net income from fundraising events$-73,766
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$113,331
Total revenues$68,675,147

Personnel at NEC

NameTitleCompensation
Elizabeth DionneVice President for Finance and Administration
Michael SarraVice President for Communications
K Athleen KellyVice President for Advancement, Engagement, and Partnerships; Chief Strategy Officer
 Subscribe to viewDean of Students
 Subscribe to viewDirector of Facilities, Services and Operations
...and 41 more key personnel
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$68,675,147
2020
Yearly growth
8%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$69,357,384
2020
Yearly growth
1.4%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$251,412,598
2020
Yearly growth
-3.3%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
1,369
2020
Yearly growth
5.6%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
290 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Metro area
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH
Website URL
necmusic.edu/ 
Phone
(617) 585-1100
Facebook page
necmusic 
Twitter profile
@necmusic 
IRS details
EIN
23-7225104
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1867
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