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Syracuse University (SU)

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

SU is a university based in Syracuse, NY that was founded in 1870. As of 2018 they had $1.4 billion in revenue and $3.0 billion in assets.

Syracuse University is a private research university located in Syracuse dedicated to advancing knowledge and fostering student success through rigorous scholarship and transformative research.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Jean B Gallipeau.

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Program areas at SU

Instruction and departmental research: expenditures in this area include salaries and benefits for faculty, scholarships and grants to students, and support for facilities and equipment, conducted for the benefit of approximately 15,300 undergraduate and 7,200 graduate and law students enrolled at Syracuse University.

Sponsored research and other related activities: expenditures in this area include research and similar activity funded by grants from the public, private, and non-profit sectors.

Auxiliary services: expenditures in this area include the infrastructure that supports Syracuse University's mission including housing, dining, books, instructional materials and other goods and services.

Form 990s for SU

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Aug 16, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 22, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 3, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 14, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for SU

Total grants, contributions, etc.$87,651,474
Program services$1,259,947,879
Investment income and dividends$19,031,517
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$469,493
Net rental income$628,369
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$38,785,103
Net income from fundraising events$-216,748
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$3,645,655
Total revenues$1,409,942,742

Vendors for SU

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-16
████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting; Accounting (including auditing)$19,1342020-04-01
████████████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
██████ ███████ ████Insurance2019-12-31
████ ███████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
█████ ██████ ██ ████████████Insurance2019-12-31
███ ████████ ████ █████████ ███████ ██ ███ ████Insurance2019-12-31
████████████ ███Consultants$1,040,6502018-06-01
...and six more vendors

Personnel at SU

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kent SyverudChancellor and President$746,459June 30, 2018
Amir Rahnamay-AzarSenior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$545,278Aug. 16, 2019
█ █████ █████████Senior Vice President for Enrollment$551,782June 30, 2018
█████ ████████Dean of Arts and Sciences Profesor$327,055June 30, 2018
██████ ██ █████Secretary and Executive Director-July 25, 2019
██████ █ ██████Senior Vice President and General Counsel$550,000June 30, 2018
████ ████████Athletic Director$711,689June 30, 2018
████ ██ █████████Comptroller$225,877March 30, 2019
████ ██████Football Head Coach$2.2 millionJune 30, 2018
█████████ █████Former Provost$538,891June 30, 2018
...and 25 more key personnel

Peer universities

1Vanderbilt University501(c)(3)$1.7 billionNashville, TN
2Brandeis University501(c)(3)$436 millionWaltham, MA
3Harvard University501(c)(3)$5.7 billionCambridge, MA
4Carnegie Mellon University (CMU)501(c)(3)$1.5 billionPittsburgh, PA
5Bar Ilan University (BIU)501(c)(3)$383 millionNew York, NY
6Cornell University501(c)(3)$5.0 billionIthaca, NY
7Pace University501(c)(3)$581 millionNew York, NY
8Saint Johns University (SJU)501(c)(3)$781 millionJamaica, NY
9Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)501(c)(3)$591 millionTroy, NY
10Hofstra University501(c)(3)$583 millionHempstead, NY
11Long Island University (LIU)501(c)(3)$446 millionBrookville, NY
12Fordham University501(c)(3)$873 millionBronx, NY
13Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)501(c)(3)$846 millionRochester, NY
14Ithaca College (IC)501(c)(3)$370 millionIthaca, NY
15Columbia University501(c)(3)$5.8 billionNew York, NY
16Tel Aviv University501(c)(3)$729 millionIsrael,
17Drexel University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionPhiladelphia, PA
18Thomas Jefferson University (TJU)501(c)(3)$696 millionPhiladelphia, PA
19California Institute of Technology501(c)(3)$3.5 billionPasadena, CA
20University of Pittsburgh501(c)(3)$2.5 billionPittsburgh, PA
21The George Washington University (GWU)501(c)(3)$1.6 billionAshburn, VA
22Brown University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionProvidence, RI
23Duquesne University501(c)(3)$430 millionPittsburgh, PA
24Everglades University501(c)(3)$489 millionFort Lauderdale, FL
25Catholic University of America (CUA)501(c)(3)$362 millionWashington, DC