EIN 51-0107088

Wilmington University

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
2,113
Year formed
1968
Most recent tax filings
2022-06-01
Description
Wilmington University will distinguish itself as an open-access educational institution by building exemplary and innovative academic programs and student-centered services while anticipating the career and personal needs of those it serves.
Total revenues
$129,795,391
2022
Total expenses
$119,415,820
2022
Total assets
$291,760,814
2022
Num. employees
2,113
2022

Program areas at Wilmington University

Wilmington University is committed to being a University where respect for each other is paramount, integrity guides all of our choices, providing educational opportunity is our primary purpose, and responsiveness to community needs is key. In designing academic programs and student services, we support innovation and actively seek faculty with experience in their fields who can provide students with an education focused on practical application.wilmington University is classified by the carnegie commission as a doctoral/research University. The University offers degree programs at the associate's, bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels. The University offers degree programs in the college of business, the college of education and liberal arts, the college of health professions and natural sciences, the college of social and behavioral sciences and the college of technology. The University served 19,280 (unduplicated) students during fiscal 2022, offering programs at multiple locations in Delaware and new jersey as well as providing an online modality.the University's academic accomplishments during fiscal 21/22 were as follows:new degree programs:master of science in professional studies (college of social and behavioral sciences)master of science in environmental science (college of health professions and natural sciences)master of education: interdisciplinary studies in education (college of education and liberal arts)associates degree in health sciences (college of health professions and natural sciences)new certificate programs:undergraduate certificate in essentials of people management (college of business)undergraduate certificate in logistics in supply chain management (college of business)undergraudate and graduate certificates in cybersecurity and fintech (college of business)graduate certificate in financial management for human resources (college of social and behavioral sciences)graduate certificate in diversity equity and inclusion (college of education and liberal arts)new program concentrations:college of social and behanvioral sciences:b.s. Psychology: mental health and wellnessm.s. Homeland security: emergency management and organization continuitym.s. Homeland security: applied homeland security intelligencecollege of technology:b.s. Game design and development: game art production & interactive programmingcollege of business:b.s. Business management: sports managementthe following are significant accomplishments during 21/22 by college:college of business:the international accreditation council for business education (iacbe) conducted a virtual site visit and found the college to be in compliance with the required standards.college of social and behavioral sciences:the college, in collaboration with the University's criminal justice institute, held eight (8) human trafficking awareness webinars.the University partnered with beebe healthcare systems to provide trauma information training. 97% (over 2,400 employees) of all beebe healthcare staff have been trained.we are especially committed to caring for our students as customers and partners as such the University served a total of 19,280 students including 12,227 undergraduate and 7,053 graduate students during fiscal 2022. The University awarded 4,163 total degrees, including 1,984 undergraduate and 2,179 graduate during fiscal 2022.

Grants made by Wilmington University

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Delaware State Chamber of Commerce (DSCC)Sponsorship$12,500
Boys and Girls Clubs of DelawareSponsorship$11,100
Junior Achievement of Delaware (JAD)Sponsorship$6,500
...and 2 more grants made

Who funds Wilmington University

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Delaware Association for the Education of (DAEYC)Associate/bachelor Degree Scholarship$166,706
National Collegiate Athletic AssociationScholarships/grants$16,432
Wilmington Manor Lions Service FoundationScholarships$16,000
...and 7 more grants received

Personnel at Wilmington University

NameTitleCompensation
Robert C ColeTrustee$0
Lloyd RickettsSenior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Carole D PitcherVice President$394,564
Donna QuinnExecutive Director - Office of$261,958
Melissa ZebleyTrustee$2,266
...and 8 more key personnel

Financials for Wilmington University

RevenuesFYE 06/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$11,361,203
Program services$100,275,961
Investment income and dividends$1,276,213
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$16,864,536
Net income from fundraising events$17,478
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$129,795,391

Form 990s for Wilmington University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-062023-01-20990View PDF
2021-062022-03-02990View PDF
2021-062022-02-08990View PDF
2020-062021-04-06990View PDF
2019-062020-11-10990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

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Data update history
January 1, 2024
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $1,500 from Verizon Foundation
December 29, 2023
Received grants
Identified 8 new grant, including a grant for $166,706 from Delaware Association for the Education of (DAEYC)
July 13, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
July 5, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 10 new vendors, including , , , , , , , , , and
June 20, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
Nonprofit Types
SchoolsHigher ed institutions
Issues
Education
Characteristics
Political advocacyLobbyingFundraising eventsOperates internationallyNational levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportProvides scholarshipsFundraising races, competitions, and tournamentsTax deductible donations
General information
Address
320 N Dupont Hwy
New Castle, DE 19720
Metro area
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
County
New Castle County, DE
Website URL
wilmu.edu/ 
Phone
(877) 967-5464
Facebook page
WilmingtonUniversity 
Twitter profile
@thewilmu 
IRS details
EIN
51-0107088
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1968
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
B43: University or Technological Institute
NAICS code, primary
611310: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
Parent/child status
Independent
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