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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
2018-06Nov 4, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 4, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Aug 5, 2015990View PDF
...and four 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
Pricewaterhousecoopers LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting; Accounting (including auditing)$45,6352020-03-16
██████Content management system software2019-08-29
██████Fundraising software2019-08-29
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-08-29
█████ ███████ ███Transportation$4,586,5372018-06-01
██ ████████ █████████Staffing Agency$3,720,3202018-06-01
███████ ████████ ████████ ███Legal$1,239,6612018-06-01
██████ ████ ██████████ ██Architecture$1,871,0732018-06-01
...and 24 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

1Trustees of Boston University501(c)(3)$2.4 billionBoston, MA
2University of Pennsylvania (Penn)501(c)(3)$7.2 billionPhiladelphia, PA
3DePaul University501(c)(3)$841 millionChicago, IL
4Yale University501(c)(3)$5.0 billionNew Haven, CT
5Saint Johns University (SJU)501(c)(3)$781 millionJamaica, NY
6Brown University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionProvidence, RI
7Vanderbilt University501(c)(3)$1.7 billionNashville, TN
8Tufts University501(c)(3)$1.1 billionSomerville, MA
9American University (AU)501(c)(3)$815 millionWashington, DC
10Southern Methodist University (SMU)501(c)(3)$850 millionDallas, TX
11Washington University in St. Louis (Wash. U)501(c)(3)$3.3 billionSaint Louis, MO
12Nova Southeastern University (NSU)501(c)(3)$765 millionFort Lauderdale, FL
13University of Dayton (UD)501(c)(3)$744 millionDayton, OH
14California Institute of Technology501(c)(3)$3.5 billionPasadena, CA
15Dartmouth College501(c)(3)$1.4 billionHanover, NH
16University of Notre Dame501(c)(3)$2.5 billionNotre Dame, IN
17Boston College501(c)(3)$1.1 billionChestnut Hill, MA
18Harvard University501(c)(3)$5.7 billionCambridge, MA
19Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)501(c)(3)$4.4 billionCambridge, MA
20University of Cambridge501(c)(3)$2.4 billionUnited Kingdom,
21Northwestern University501(c)(3)$3.1 billionEvanston, IL
22Northeastern University (NU)501(c)(3)$1.6 billionBoston, MA
23Syracuse University (SU)501(c)(3)$1.4 billionSyracuse, NY
24Columbia University501(c)(3)$5.8 billionNew York, NY
25University of Southern California (USC)501(c)(3)$5.6 billionLos Angeles, CA