EIN 23-1639911

University of the Arts

IRS 501(c) type
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The University of the Arts is committed to inspiring, educating and preparing innovative artists and creative leaders for the arts of the 21st century.
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Program areas at University of the Arts

Instruction - expenses incurred in providing academic instruction through our innovative curricula to our 1,500 students, who are enrolled in 41 undergraduate and graduate programs through our school of art, school of design and school of film in The college of art, media & design; The school of dance, The ira brind school of theater Arts and The school of music in The college of performing Arts; and The division of liberal Arts; and 789 students served annually by our division of continuing studies.
Student services - costs incurred with The maintenance of programs that support our student body, including dining services, residential facilities, medical services, mental health counseling, student clubs and organizations, sports and recreation, leadership training, career counseling, and accessibility services for students with disabilities.
Academic support - costs incurred with The maintenance of programs and activities for faculty and students, including academic advising, our seven professional performance venues, 12 art galleries, University libraries system, a wide range of art- and craft-related studios and workshops, and technological resources and support.

Grants made by University of the Arts

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
The Barnes FoundationArts and Cultural Projects$645,000
University of Pennsylvania (Penn)Arts and Cultural Projects$498,000
Philadelphia Orchestra AssociationArts and Cultural Projects$468,000
...and 58 more grants made totalling $9,771,312

Who funds University of the Arts

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
The Pew Charitable Trusts (Pew)Civic Life$13,703,786
National Philanthropic TrustCulture & Arts$150,000
The Richard C Von Hess Foundation 0262-02-40Renewal of A Three Year$100,327
...and 40 more grants received totalling $15,020,069
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOANS$18,081,039
Department of EducationEDUCATION STABILIZATION FUND$2,391,935
Department of EducationEDUCATION STABILIZATION FUND$2,391,933
...and 4 more federal grants / contracts

Personnel at University of the Arts

David YagerPresident$815,103
Franklyn CantorChief of Staff
Stephen J LightcapVice President of Finance and Administration$270,819
Andrew PackVice President for Advancement$192,074
Richard LongoVice President of Enroll and Academic Oper.$132,570
...and 12 more key personnel

Financials for University of the Arts

RevenuesFYE 06/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$22,140,364
Program services$84,153,796
Investment income and dividends$2,293,900
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$1,950
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$200,535
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$839,763
Net income from fundraising events$-47,888
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$-37,521
Miscellaneous revenues$526,065
Total revenues$110,070,964

Form 990s for University of the Arts

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-062023-04-13990View PDF
2020-062021-04-21990View PDF
2019-062021-01-21990View PDF
2018-062019-12-09990View PDF
2017-062018-10-16990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

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Data update history
July 11, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 4 new vendors, including , , , and
June 15, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
June 13, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
June 10, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
May 20, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 5 new personnel
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General information
320 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Metro area
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
Website URL
(215) 717-6000
Facebook page
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IRS details
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Form 990
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Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
B42: Undergraduate College (4-year)
NAICS code, primary
611310: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
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