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New York University (NYU)

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

NYU is a university based in New York, NY that was founded in 1831. As of 2019 they had $7.7 billion in revenue and $14 billion in assets.

Founded in 1831, New York University is the largest private university in the United States. The University, which is composed of 14 schools, colleges, and divisions, occupies five major centers in Manhattan.

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Program areas at NYU

Education: founded in 1831, nyu is among the largest private not-for-profit research universities in the u.s., with 20 schools and institutes, approximately 5,000 full-time faculty members, and approximately 60,000 matriculating students. Nyu annually confers over 16,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees, and provides over $300 million per year in scholarship aid to undergraduates. Nyu has an unparalleled international presence with three degree-granting liberal arts research University campuses (in New York, abu dhabi, and shanghai) and 12 global academic sites (for study abroad) on six continents; sends more students to study abroad than any other u.s. college or University; and enrolls more international students than any other u.s. University.

Research and scholarship: nyu is a major research institution, with significant support from nih, nsf and other funders; it is a top 25 institution in the nsf's annual higher education research and development survey. The research and creative output of nyu's scholars have led to the receipt of nobel prizes; abel prizes; pulitzer prizes; guggenheims; the national medal of the arts; the national medal of science; the national medal of technology; nsf waterman awards; max planck awards; the kavli prize; membership for dozens of faculty in the national academies of sciences, engineering, and medicine; academy awards; tony awards; and grammy awards, among many other honors for the University's faculty. Nyu faculty findings are regularly published in top journals across a broad range of scholarly disciplines. Nyu has leading programs in economics, mathematics (and particularly applied mathematics), neuroscience, genomics, soft condensed matter physics, sociology, philosophy, the law, medicine and bio-medical sciences, ...

Patient care and the healthcare mission: nyu's medical academic programs are a major element of the University's mission. The nyu school of medicine was established in 1841; from its earliest years, it has been at the forefront of advancing the medical profession and medical research, including participating in the process that led to the establishment of New York city's health department, establishing the first outpatient clinic, establishing the first laboratory devoted to teaching and research in bacteriology and pathology, creating the first department of forensic medicine, creating the first department of physical medicine and rehabilitation in the u.s., and establishing one of the first md-phd programs. Its faculty and graduates have included nobel laureates, the discoverer of the mosquito as the source of transmission of yellow fever, both creators of the polio vaccine, and the researchers who found the linkage between kaposi's sarcoma and immune deficiency in a distinct population ...

Form 990s for NYU

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-08Sep 17, 2020990View PDF
2018-08Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-08Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2017-08Aug 23, 2018990View PDF
2017-08Aug 22, 2018990View PDF
...and 14 more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NYU

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,287,796,390
Program services$6,188,707,763
Investment income and dividends$74,788,426
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$9,742,751
Net rental income$22,355,475
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$88,873,964
Net income from fundraising events$294,620
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$5,792,946
Miscellaneous revenues$38,743,142
Total revenues$7,717,095,477

Vendors for NYU

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Pricewaterhousecoopers LLPAudit accounting2020-03-27
████Investment management; Insurance; Recordkeeping and information management (computing, tabulating, data processing, etc.), Consulting (pension), Investment advisory (plan), Investment management, Participant communication$8812019-12-31
██████ ██████ ███ ████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$23,5562019-12-31
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████████ ███████ ████ █████████ ███Investment management; Insurance2019-12-31
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...and 17 more vendors

Personnel at NYU

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Chancellor, Nyu ShanghaiChancellor, Nyu Shanghai-Oct. 3, 2020
Robert GrossmanDean, School of Medicine and Chief Executive Officer$3.9 millionJan. 22, 2019
██████ █████Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer-July 12, 2019
█████████ ██████Senior Vice President for Finance and Budget and Chief Financial Officer$442,566Oct. 3, 2020
█████████ ██████ █ ██Senior Vice President for Finance and Budget, Chief Financial Officer-Oct. 3, 2020
███ ██████Senior Vice President for Finance / Vice President and Chief Information Officer-Oct. 3, 2020
█████ ██████████Associate Vice Provost for Strategy and Chief of Staff To the Provost-Oct. 3, 2020
███████ ██ ████Chief of Staff To the President-Oct. 3, 2020
█████ ██ █████Senior Vice President for University Relations and Public Affairs-Oct. 3, 2020
███ ███████Senior Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations$269,745Aug. 31, 2018
...and 35 more key personnel

Peer universities

1Johns Hopkins University (JHU)501(c)(3)$8.4 billionBaltimore, MD
2California Institute of Technology501(c)(3)$3.6 billionPasadena, CA
3Cornell University501(c)(3)$5.0 billionIthaca, NY
4Columbia University501(c)(3)$5.8 billionNew York, NY
5Harvard University501(c)(3)$5.7 billionCambridge, MA
6University of Pittsburgh501(c)(3)$2.7 billionPittsburgh, PA
7Trustees of Boston University501(c)(3)$2.6 billionBoston, MA
8University of Rochester501(c)(3)$4.1 billionRochester, NY
9The University of Chicago (UChicago)501(c)(3)$4.4 billionChicago, IL
10Emory University501(c)(3)$4.5 billionAtlanta, GA
11University of Miami (UM)501(c)(3)$3.7 billionCoral Gables, FL
12University of Cambridge501(c)(3)$2.6 billionUnited Kingdom,
13Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)501(c)(3)$4.4 billionCambridge, MA
14Northwestern University501(c)(3)$3.1 billionEvanston, IL
15University of Notre Dame501(c)(3)$2.1 billionNotre Dame, IN
16University of Southern California (USC)501(c)(3)$5.6 billionLos Angeles, CA
17Stanford University501(c)(3)$6.8 billionRedwood City, CA
18Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai501(c)(3)$2.9 billionNew York, NY
19University of Pennsylvania (Penn)501(c)(3)$7.2 billionPhiladelphia, PA
20Yale University501(c)(3)$5.0 billionNew Haven, CT
21Princeton University501(c)(3)$3.0 billionPrinceton, NJ
22Duke University501(c)(3)$3.3 billionDurham, NC
23Washington University in St. Louis (Wash. U)501(c)(3)$4.0 billionSaint Louis, MO
24Baylor College of Medicine (BCM)501(c)(3)$2.0 billionHouston, TX
25Rush University Medical Center501(c)(3)$1.9 billionChicago, IL