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Sacred Heart University (SHU)

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

SHU is a college based in Fairfield, CT that was founded in 1963. As of 2018 they had $337 million in revenue and $732 million in assets.

Sacred Heart University, the second-largest Catholic university in New England, offers more than 40 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs on its main campus in Fairfield, Connecticut, and satellites in Connecticut, Luxembourg and Ireland.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Sacred Heart University Incorporated.

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Program areas at SHU

Sacred Heart continues to offer a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. Regardless of what undergraduate program or graduate studies are chosen, our focus on academic opportunities - rooted in the catholic intellectual traditions and the principles of engaged learning - creates an absorbing, customized educational experience for each student.

Sacred Heart University is committed to serving the needs of its diverse student population by offering an array of services designed to ensure student success. These services, provided through academic advising, student life, career servcies, jandresevits learning center, the office of special services, and the wellness center, aim to serve students in a manner that is consistent with the mission. The University also promotes active engaged learning outside of the classroom. Our athletics programs are about more than just competition and winning, they are built on longstanding tradition of helping our student-athletes realize their potential, strengthen their character, and empower their minds while developing self-confidence and valuable leadership skills.

Sacred Heart University's student financial assistance office is committed to helping students and their families find the most affordable options available for attending college. For full-time undergraduate students, there are basically two types of financial assistance: first, traditional merit or need-based aid; and second, a range of other options open to students and their families whether they qualify for traditional aid or not. Several financial assistance options are also available to qualified part-time undergraduate students and graduate students.

Form 990s for SHU

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Aug 17, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jul 18, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 4, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 9, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 15, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for SHU

Total grants, contributions, etc.$12,391,616
Program services$316,308,547
Investment income and dividends$3,826,041
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$154,130
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,490,436
Net income from fundraising events$-204,967
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$337,965,803

Vendors for SHU

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KPMG LLPAudit accounting2019-12-18
███████████ ███Tax accounting2019-05-10
█████████████ ██████████ ███Fundraising Consulting$828,7322018-06-01
██████ ███ ███████Transportation Services$1,736,2282018-06-01
█████████ ███████ ███████████Janitorial Services$3,078,9582018-06-01
███████ █████████████ ███Architectural Services$2,279,9712018-06-01
███████████ ██████ █████████ ██ ████ █Food Services$11,849,0892018-06-01
██████████ ███ █████ ██ ███████ ███ ███████ ██Consulting and Grant Writing$111,1002018-06-01
...and 10 more vendors

Personnel at SHU

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael J. KinneySenior Vice President for Finance and Administration$577,252Aug. 8, 2019
Phil Mccabe, M.S.Vice President for Finance-Aug. 8, 2019
███████ ██ ████████Chief of Staff Vice President for Marketing and Communications-July 15, 2020
███████ ██████Vice President for Information Technology-July 15, 2020
█████ ██ ███████Senior Vice President of Administration and Planning-July 15, 2020
███████ ██ █████Vice President for University Advancement$226,031July 15, 2020
██████ ██ █████Vice President for Human Resources$231,260July 15, 2020
█████ ██ ██████████Senior Vice President for Enrollment , Student Affairs and Athletics$288,748July 15, 2020
███████ ██████Vice President for Mission and Catholic Identity-July 15, 2020
█████ ██████Dean$222,928Aug. 8, 2019
...and 12 more key personnel

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