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Southern Methodist University (SMU)

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

SMU is a university based in Dallas, TX that was founded in 1911. As of 2018 they had $850 million in revenue and $3.2 billion in assets.

Southern Methodist University (SMU) will create, expand, and impart knowledge through teaching, research, and service, while shaping individuals to contribute to their communities and excel in their professions in an emerging global society.

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Program areas at SMU

Instructional: instructional programs include academic instruction and services for undergraduate and graduate students including financial aid in the form of scholarships and fellowships. Student enrollment for fall semester 2017 was 11,789 and spring semester 2018 was 11,314.

Sponsored research: sponsored research includes expenditures for all activities that are part of the University's research program, including activities specifically organized to produce research outcomes, whether commissioned by an agency external to the institution or separately budgeted by an organizational unit within the institution.

Auxiliary activities: this category includes athletic expenditures and services that support educational activities. Services include bookstore, student housing, vending and food administration and independent operations.

Form 990s for SMU

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-05Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-05May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-05Aug 22, 2017990View PDF
2015-05Jul 26, 2016990View PDF
2014-05May 26, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for SMU

Total grants, contributions, etc.$96,821,224
Program services$628,861,779
Investment income and dividends$22,641,658
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$4,253,468
Royalty revenue$5,143,847
Net rental income$20,248
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$91,018,711
Net income from fundraising events$-756,087
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$2,555,470
Total revenues$850,560,318

Vendors for SMU

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-06-23
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-23
████ ███Audit accounting2020-01-06
█████████ ██████████ ██ █████Contract Administrator$2,132,5852019-12-31
██████ ██████ ███ ██████████ ███Insurance agent or broker; $4,2452019-12-31
████████ ██████ ████████ ████Insurance2019-12-31
...and 25 more vendors

Personnel at SMU

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Thomas E BarryVice President for Executive Affairs and Professor of Marketing$305,423June 25, 2018
Brad E ChevesVice President Development and E$560,314May 31, 2018
█████████ █████Vice President Business and Fina$493,364May 15, 2019
██████████ █████Vice President Student Affairs$193,615May 31, 2018
██████ ███████Vice President Student A$12,085May 31, 2018
████ ████Vice President Legal Affairs and$391,277May 31, 2018
█████ ████████Executive Director-July 21, 2020
██████ █████Executive in Residence Program Director , Master of Science in Business Analytics-July 21, 2020
███████ █████Senior Lecturer Director , Center for Marketing Management Studies-July 21, 2020
█████ ███████Director , Maguire Energy Institute-July 21, 2020
...and 13 more key personnel

Peer universities

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2Everglades University501(c)(3)$489 millionFort Lauderdale, FL
3California Baptist University (CBU)501(c)(3)$319 millionRiverside, CA
4Manhattan College501(c)(3)$231 millionRiverdale, NY
5University of La Verne (ULV)501(c)(3)$232 millionLa Verne, CA
6Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU)501(c)(3)$342 millionTeaneck, NJ
7Inter American University of Puerto Rico (IAUPR)501(c)(3)$277 millionSan Juan, PR
8University of Scranton501(c)(3)$238 millionScranton, PA
9DePaul University501(c)(3)$841 millionChicago, IL
10Widener University501(c)(3)$229 millionChester, PA
11Campbell University501(c)(3)$241 millionBuies Creek, NC
12Hofstra University501(c)(3)$583 millionHempstead, NY
13Xavier University of Louisiana (XULA)501(c)(3)$245 millionNew Orleans, LA
14Boston College501(c)(3)$1.1 billionChestnut Hill, MA
15Teachers College Columbia University (TC)501(c)(3)$241 millionNew York, NY
16Columbia College Chicago501(c)(3)$251 millionChicago, IL
17American University (AU)501(c)(3)$815 millionWashington, DC
18Trustees of the Smith College501(c)(3)$405 millionNorthampton, MA
19The Corporation of Mercer University501(c)(3)$376 millionMacon, GA
20University of Richmond (UR)501(c)(3)$449 millionRichmond, VA
21High Point University (HPU)501(c)(3)$278 millionHigh Point, NC
22Skidmore College501(c)(3)$243 millionSaratoga Springs, NY
23Wellesley College501(c)(3)$269 millionWellesley, MA
24University of the Pacific (UOP)501(c)(3)$430 millionStockton, CA
25Villanova University501(c)(3)$668 millionVillanova, PA