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The University of Chicago (UChicago)

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

UChicago is a university based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 1890. As of 2018 they had $3.6 billion in revenue and $11 billion in assets.

The University of Chicago is an urban research university that has driven new ways of thinking since 1890. Their commitment to free and open inquiry draws inspired scholars to their global campuses where ideas are born that challenge and change the wo...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Uchicago Argonne Llc.

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Program areas at UChicago

Instructionin 2017-2018, the university enrolled 16,445 students, of that total, 6,286 were undergraduate students in the college (the university's undergraduate school), 4,021 were graduate students, 5,519 were students in the university's professional schools and 619 were non-degree students.

Scholarships & fellowshipsthe university is a need blind institution with an extensive financial aid program which is designed to enable the most qualified students to attend the university regardless of their financial circumstances. For the 2017-2018 academic year, approximately 60 % of all students in the college received financial aid in the form of grants and scholarships. University-wide expenditures for scholarships and fellowships amounted to $434.6 million. Of this amount, approximately $321.8 million was provided from unrestricted funds; the remaining $112.8 million came from restricted sources.approximately 20% of students in the college (the university's undergraduate college) currently receive odyssey scholarships. The odyssey scholarships provide increased access for low-income and moderate-income students by providing scholarship support for first generation students and students with family incomes typically below $90,000. The odyssey scholarship also provides funds for other educational opportunities like study abroad, and providing a paid internship after the student's first year ...

Researchuniversity of chicago faculty cross traditional disciplinary boundaries to transform understandings in business, economics, history, law, literature, religion, physics, chemistry and biology and medicine, among other fields. In pursuit of these research endeavors, during fiscal year 2017-2018 the university was awarded a total of $514 million in research funding from federal agencies, non-federal government entities, corporations, foundations and other sources. This fiscal year $348 million was expended from federal government sponsors of research, with the u.s. department of health and human services and the national science foundation providing the largest amounts of funding. Corporate research sponsorship awards totaled $83.2 million, followed by foundation research sponsorship of $51.4million. The university also conducts scientific research in collaboration with argonne national laboratory, owned by the united states government and operated by the university through a disregarded entity, under the terms of a cost reimbursement contract with the u.s. department of energy. Argonne is ...

Form 990s for UChicago

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 6, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 3, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 23, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for UChicago

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,569,030,190
Program services$1,588,031,381
Investment income and dividends$71,873,771
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$273,371
Royalty revenue$8,214,413
Net rental income$8,501,559
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$394,982,206
Net income from fundraising events$-117,784
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$43,147,380
Miscellaneous revenues$14,874,888
Total revenues$3,698,811,375

Vendors for UChicago

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KPMG LLPAudit accounting2020-03-10
██████Content management system software2020-03-04
██████Fundraising software2020-03-04
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-04
█████████Content management system software2020-03-04
████████ ████████ ███████████Facility Maintenance$12,288,3692018-06-01
████████ ████████████Construction and Related Services$11,615,4422018-06-01
███ ███████Food Services$13,409,5792018-06-01
...and 30 more vendors

Personnel at UChicago

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Arwana Citramulia TbkFounder and Chief Executive Officer-May 21, 2020
Brien M. O'BrienChief Executive Officer / Trustee$0May 21, 2020
█████ ██ █████Founder , Chairman , and Chief Executive Officer / Board Member$0May 21, 2020
██████ ██ ███████ ███Chief Executive Officer and Founder DRW$0May 21, 2020
████████ █████Chief Executive Officer Pimco / Trustee$0May 21, 2020
███████ ██ ██████Chief Executive Officer / Trustee$0May 21, 2020
███████ ██████Chief Operating Officer$1.2 millionJune 30, 2018
████ ████████Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$269,532June 30, 2018
████ █ ██████Vice President and Chief Invest Officer$2.4 millionJune 30, 2018
█████ █████████████Vice President and Secretary of the University / Vice President and Chief of Staff$259,267Feb. 1, 2018
...and 27 more key personnel

Peer universities

1Northwestern University501(c)(3)$3.1 billionEvanston, IL
2Trustees of Boston University501(c)(3)$2.4 billionBoston, MA
3Brown University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionProvidence, RI
4Tufts University501(c)(3)$1.1 billionSomerville, MA
5California Institute of Technology501(c)(3)$3.5 billionPasadena, CA
6University of Notre Dame501(c)(3)$2.5 billionNotre Dame, IN
7Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)501(c)(3)$4.4 billionCambridge, MA
8University of Cambridge501(c)(3)$2.4 billionUnited Kingdom,
9Northeastern University (NU)501(c)(3)$1.6 billionBoston, MA
10University of Delaware (UD)501(c)(3)$1.3 billionNewark, DE
11Drexel University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionPhiladelphia, PA
12Rice University501(c)(3)$1.0 billionHouston, TX
13Baylor University (BU)501(c)(3)$1.0 billionWaco, TX
14Emory University501(c)(3)$4.5 billionAtlanta, GA
15The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW)501(c)(3)$1.2 billionMilwaukee, WI
16New York University (NYU)501(c)(3)$7.2 billionNew York, NY
17Liberty University501(c)(3)$1.1 billionLynchburg, VA
18University of Miami (UM)501(c)(3)$3.7 billionCoral Gables, FL
19Columbia University501(c)(3)$5.8 billionNew York, NY
20University of Southern California (USC)501(c)(3)$5.6 billionLos Angeles, CA
21Stanford University501(c)(3)$7.2 billionRedwood City, CA
22University of Pennsylvania (Penn)501(c)(3)$7.2 billionPhiladelphia, PA
23Yale University501(c)(3)$5.0 billionNew Haven, CT
24Princeton University501(c)(3)$2.9 billionPrinceton, NJ
25Vanderbilt University501(c)(3)$1.7 billionNashville, TN