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Princeton University

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

Princeton University is a university based in Princeton, NJ that was founded in 1746. As of 2018 they had $2.9 billion in revenue and $31 billion in assets.

As a research university with an internationally renowned faculty, Princeton seeks to reach the highest levels of achievement in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: The Trustees Of Princeton University; and Finance And Treasury Office.

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Program areas at Princeton University

EDUCATION - Princeton University is a private not-for-profit, non-sectarian institution of higher learning with approximately 5,400 undergraduate and 2,900 graduate students. 2,300 students graduated in the 2017-2018 academic year. As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching.

Auxiliary activities-princeton University furnishes services to The campus community including housing, dining, and conference and event services to approximately 8,300 students, 1,300 faculty, 5,600 staff, as well as The public. One of Princeton's defining characteristics is its small, residential community that offers a wealth of academic, extracurricular and campus life opportunities for students. Nearly all of The University's undergraduates and 70 percent of graduate students live on campus. The University also offers a variety of housing and dining programs for faculty and staff.

RESEARCH-One of the world's great research centers,Princeton University is the site of pioneering work across all academic areas.Every member of the faculty is engaged in scholarly research; each year the members of the faculty publish more than 3,000 scholarly documents.In addition, graduate students and upperclass undergraduates pursue independent research.External sources funded 1,458 separate projects in 2017-18 as well as the Princeton Plasma Physics Lab.;there were 847 sponsored projects in the natural sciences,463 in engineering and applied science,133 in the humanities and social sciences,and 15 in other areas.

Form 990s for Princeton University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Sep 18, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Nov 4, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 4, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Princeton University

Total grants, contributions, etc.$662,945,000
Program services$459,707,271
Investment income and dividends$1,702,251,000
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$698,000
Royalty revenue$12,558,000
Net rental income$29,333,000
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$21,479,000
Net income from fundraising events$-77,729
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$87,614,458
Total revenues$2,976,508,000

Vendors for Princeton University

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-09-16
██████Fundraising software2020-09-16
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-09-16
█████████Content management system software2020-09-16
█████████Marketing software2020-09-16
██████████████████████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting; Accounting (including auditing)$45,6352020-03-16
███████ ████████ ████████ ███Legal$1,239,6612018-06-01
██████ ████ ██████████ ██Architecture$1,871,0732018-06-01
...and 26 more vendors

Personnel at Princeton University

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jay DominickVice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
Nilufer K. ShroffChief Audit and Compliance Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
███████ ███████Vice President for Finance and Treasurer$532,527June 30, 2018
███████ ███████Vice President for Finance and Treasurer of the University-June 7, 2018
███ ██████Vice President for Finance and Treasurer-Aug. 8, 2019
█████ ███████Vice President for Communications and Public Affairs-Aug. 8, 2019
█████ ██ ██████Vice President for Advancement-Aug. 8, 2019
██████ ██ ████████████████Vice President for Human Resources-Aug. 8, 2019
██ ████████ ███████Vice President for Campus Life-Aug. 8, 2019
███████ █████Vice President for Facilities-Aug. 8, 2019
...and 22 more key personnel

Peer universities

1Saint Johns University (SJU)501(c)(3)$781 millionJamaica, NY
2Vanderbilt University501(c)(3)$1.7 billionNashville, TN
3DePaul University501(c)(3)$841 millionChicago, IL
4Yale University501(c)(3)$5.0 billionNew Haven, CT
5Tufts University501(c)(3)$1.1 billionSomerville, MA
6University of Pennsylvania (Penn)501(c)(3)$7.2 billionPhiladelphia, PA
7Trustees of Boston University501(c)(3)$2.5 billionBoston, MA
8Brown University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionProvidence, RI
9Johns Hopkins University (JHU)501(c)(3)$7.0 billionBaltimore, MD
10University of Rochester501(c)(3)$4.1 billionRochester, NY
11Rice University501(c)(3)$1.0 billionHouston, TX
12Georgetown University501(c)(3)$1.6 billionWashington, DC
13Drexel University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionPhiladelphia, PA
14University of Delaware (UD)501(c)(3)$1.3 billionNewark, DE
15Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)501(c)(3)$4.4 billionCambridge, MA
16Nova Southeastern University (NSU)501(c)(3)$765 millionFort Lauderdale, FL
17American University (AU)501(c)(3)$815 millionWashington, DC
18Northwestern University501(c)(3)$3.1 billionEvanston, IL
19Southern Methodist University (SMU)501(c)(3)$850 millionDallas, TX
20Harvard University501(c)(3)$5.7 billionCambridge, MA
21Dartmouth College501(c)(3)$1.4 billionHanover, NH
22California Institute of Technology501(c)(3)$3.5 billionPasadena, CA
23Northeastern University (NU)501(c)(3)$1.6 billionBoston, MA
24Boston College501(c)(3)$1.1 billionChestnut Hill, MA
25University of Cambridge501(c)(3)$2.4 billionUnited Kingdom,