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New York University (NYU)

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NYU is a university based in New York, NY that was founded in 1831. As of 2018 they had $7.2 billion in revenue and $13 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 19 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 11 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 20 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
2018-08Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-08Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2017-08Aug 23, 2018990View PDF
2017-08Aug 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-08Oct 20, 2017990View PDF
...and 13 more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NYU

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,238,136,656
Program services$5,458,250,242
Investment income and dividends$54,269,869
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$1,558,107
Net rental income$26,228,509
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$234,829,132
Net income from fundraising events$375,349
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$5,262,375
Miscellaneous revenues$274,708,176
Total revenues$7,293,618,415

Vendors for NYU

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Pricewaterhousecoopers LLPAudit accounting2020-03-27
██████Content management system software2019-09-12
██████Fundraising software2019-09-12
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-09-12
███████ ███████████ ████████ ███Food Service$47,849,2272018-08-01
██████ ████████████ ███████████Construction$15,753,0462018-08-01
███████ ████████ ████████ ███Janitorial$79,763,7552018-08-01
███████ ████ ██████Phonathon$919,7002018-08-01
...and 27 more vendors

Personnel at NYU

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Robert GrossmanDean, School of Medicine and Chief Executive Officer$3.9 millionJan. 22, 2019
Marlon LynchSenior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer-July 12, 2019
█████████ ███████ ██Senior Vice President for Finance and Budget, Chief Financial Officer-July 12, 2019
███ ██████Information Technology / Vice President and Chief Information Officer-July 12, 2019
█████ ██████████Associate Vice Provost for Strategy and Chief of Staff To the Provost-July 12, 2019
███████ ██ ████Chief of Staff To the President-July 12, 2019
█████ ██ █████Senior Vice President for University Relations and Public Affairs-July 12, 2019
███ ███████Senior Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations$269,745Aug. 31, 2018
███████ █████Vice President Human Resources / Vice President of Human Resources$383,006July 12, 2019
███████ ██████ ██████Senior Vice President, Campus Services and Safety-July 12, 2019
...and 31 more key personnel

Peer universities

1California Institute of Technology501(c)(3)$3.5 billionPasadena, CA
2Cornell University501(c)(3)$5.0 billionIthaca, NY
3Columbia University501(c)(3)$5.8 billionNew York, NY
4Harvard University501(c)(3)$5.7 billionCambridge, MA
5University of Pittsburgh501(c)(3)$2.5 billionPittsburgh, PA
6Northwestern University501(c)(3)$3.1 billionEvanston, IL
7Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)501(c)(3)$4.4 billionCambridge, MA
8University of Cambridge501(c)(3)$2.4 billionUnited Kingdom,
9University of Notre Dame501(c)(3)$2.5 billionNotre Dame, IN
10Trustees of Boston University501(c)(3)$2.4 billionBoston, MA
11University of Rochester501(c)(3)$3.8 billionRochester, NY
12Stanford University501(c)(3)$7.2 billionRedwood City, CA
13University of Southern California (USC)501(c)(3)$5.6 billionLos Angeles, CA
14Emory University501(c)(3)$4.5 billionAtlanta, GA
15University of Miami (UM)501(c)(3)$3.7 billionCoral Gables, FL
16The University of Chicago (UChicago)501(c)(3)$3.6 billionChicago, IL
17Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai501(c)(3)$2.8 billionNew York, NY
18Washington University in St. Louis (Wash. U)501(c)(3)$3.3 billionSaint Louis, MO
19University of Pennsylvania (Penn)501(c)(3)$7.2 billionPhiladelphia, PA
20Yale University501(c)(3)$5.0 billionNew Haven, CT
21Princeton University501(c)(3)$2.9 billionPrinceton, NJ
22Johns Hopkins University (JHU)501(c)(3)$6.4 billionBaltimore, MD
23Duke University501(c)(3)$3.3 billionDurham, NC
24Temple University (TU)501(c)(3)$1.8 billionPhiladelphia, PA
25Rush University Medical Center501(c)(3)$1.9 billionChicago, IL