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University of Denver (DU)

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

DU is a university based in Denver, CO that was founded in 1864. As of 2018 they had $654 million in revenue and $1.8 billion in assets.

The University of Denver (DU) is a private research university in Denver, Colorado. Founded in 1864, it is the oldest independent private university in the Rocky Mountain Region of the United States.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Colorado Seminary.

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Program areas at DU

Instruction 2017-2018 undergraduate 5,765, graduate and professional 5,669, total fall enrollment 11,434. Degrees conferred (2017-2018): baccalaureate 1,366, master's 2,107, first professional 274, doctoral 118. Total degrees conferred 3,865. Undergraduate students can select from more than 100 undergraduate programs, including traditional majors and dual degree programs that span a variety of disciplines, including business, education, social work, art history, geographic information science, international studies, public policy and engineering. Graduate students can select from more than 120 graduate degree programs that will challenge, inspire, and prepare them to achieve their highest academic and professional goals. Each du graduate program combines rigorous study with critical thinking collaboration and applied learning experiences that will enable students to expand their skills, deepen their expertise and apply their knowledge to benefit themselves and the world.

2017-2018 academic year: academic support includes the administrative support for 12 graduate schools and professional programs and 7 undergraduate schools and colleges. Academic support also includes the university's libraries, media and information technology support and other support functions for the university's primary missions. Student services - consists of the activities of the admissions, registrar and financial resources offices as well as activities that contribute to the students development outside the formal instruction program that include intercollegiate athletic programs and sports and wellness recreation programs. Included in there activities are campus life, career and counseling centers, leadership programs and other campus activities that contribute to the students' emotional and physical well-being and intellectual, cultural and social development.

2017-2018 academic year: the university of denver student can apply for financial aid to assist them and their family in covering the cost of their education. Scholarships and grants are available to students from federal, state and institutional programs. Institutional scholarship, waivers and cash assistance programs for the 2017-2018 academic year equaled $160,681,638 endowed and gift support scholarship programs funded $15,800,728 and the federal and state programs funded $2,529,165. Up to 80% of the students at the university receive some financial aid.

Form 990s for DU

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Sep 17, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Nov 4, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 15, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 27, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for DU

Total grants, contributions, etc.$43,978,340
Program services$591,214,498
Investment income and dividends$1,452,132
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$1,122,867
Royalty revenue$78,715
Net rental income$1,672,711
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$12,546,669
Net income from fundraising events$-296,796
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$2,431,622
Total revenues$654,200,758

Vendors for DU

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-03-03
██████Fundraising software2020-03-03
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-03
█████████Content management system software2020-03-03
██████████████████ ███Audit accounting; Tax accounting2020-02-10
████████ ███████ ██Software Maintenance$954,3002018-06-01
████ ███ ██████ ████████Construction Services$805,6182018-06-01
███ █████ ███████Construction Services$857,5202018-06-01
...and nine more vendors

Personnel at DU

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jeremy HaefnerChancellor-Oct. 1, 2020
Don HarrisChief Information Officer / Vice Chancellor , University Technology Services-June 5, 2020
█████ ██████Senior Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff-June 5, 2020
█████ ███████Dean of Engineering$300,972June 30, 2018
█████ █████Dean$333,628June 30, 2018
███████ █████████Interim Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor-June 5, 2020
████ ████████Associate Vice Chancellor for Enrollment and Director of Admission-June 5, 2020
██ ██████ █████PHD Program Director-Sept. 1, 2019
████ ████Vice Chancellor for Legal Affairs and General Counsel / University Counsel$269,340June 5, 2020
█████ █████Manager of Financial Reporting-March 4, 2020
...and 24 more key personnel

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