EIN 63-0312914

Samford University

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
3,021
State
Year formed
1841
Most recent tax filings
2020-06-01
Description
The mission of Samford University is to nurture persons in their development of intellect, creativity, faith, and personhood. As a Christian university, the community fosters academic, career, and ethical compentency while encouraging social and civic...

Program areas at Samford University

Samford University, with its 13:1 student to faculty ratio in the 2019-2020 academic year, offered 37 degree programs in 123 majors to students in ten academic schools. Students were enrolled from more than 46 states and 28 foreign countries. The tuition and fees derived from these students paid the salaries, wages and benefits of the University's faculty and staff.
Additional program services include food services and vending, educational workshops/programs and other types of program services.
Samford University awarded over $60 million in aid to nearly 5,320 students during the 2019-2020 aid year.

Form 990s for Samford University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-18990View PDF
2019-062020-08-20990View PDF
2018-062019-07-23990View PDF
2017-062018-07-18990View PDF
2016-062017-10-10990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Samford University

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
The Harry B and Jane H Brock FoundationEducational$7,802,685
 View purchase optionsScholarships/grants$563,481
 View purchase optionsCharitable$295,484
...and 41 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOANS$67,875,784
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...and 18 more federal grants / contracts

Grants made by Samford University

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
One Vision InternationalGeneral Support$21,600
Mully Childrens Family USAGeneral Support$16,360

Financials for Samford University

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$15,644,997
Program services$206,657,241
Investment income and dividends$4,206,745
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$87,323
Royalty revenue$259,432
Net rental income$-756,125
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$6,960,280
Net income from fundraising events$-41,768
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$233,018,125

Personnel at Samford University

NameTitleCompensation
Elizabeth B HollowayVice President for Marketing and Communication$226,027
William R PittmanVice President for University Advancement$257,861
Harry B BrockExecutive Vice President and Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs / Executive Vice President and Vice President Bus and Finance Affairs$273,591
 View purchase optionsVice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment$238,269
 View purchase optionsGeneral Counsel$237,864
...and 9 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$233,018,125
2020
Yearly growth
-2.1%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$240,422,444
2020
Yearly growth
0.1%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$717,316,592
2020
Yearly growth
-0.6%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
3,021
2020
Yearly growth
1.8%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
800 Lakeshore Dr
Birmingham, AL 35209
Metro area
Birmingham-Hoover, AL
County
Jefferson County, AL
Website URL
samford.edu/ 
Phone
(205) 726-2811
Facebook page
SamfordUniversity 
IRS details
EIN
63-0312914
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1841
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
B43: University or Technological Institute
NAICS code, primary
611310: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
Parent/child status
Central organization