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Yale University

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Yale University is a university based in New Haven, CT that was founded in 1701. As of 2018 they had $5.0 billion in revenue and $39 billion in assets.

Yale University is a private Ivy League research university in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 as the "Collegiate School," the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Yale Guild Of Carillonneurs.

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Program areas at Yale University

Instruction: the program service costs include salaries, fringe benefits and supplies of teaching approximately 13,000 students including 5,717 undergraduates, 2,958 graduate students and 4,270 professional school students. A faculty of more than 4,600 teach and administer programs across a range of disciplines in the sciences and engineering, the social sciences, the humanities, and the various learned professions. More than 80 majors are available in the undergraduate college and more than 35 different degree programs are offered by the University. In addition to the graduate school of arts and sciences, the University has professional schools including architecture, art, divinity, drama, engineering and applied science, forestry and environmental studies, law, management, medicine, music, nursing, and public health.

Student financial aid and services: Yale college admits students for their academic and personal promise without regard to their ability to pay. Yale is committed to an admissions policy that does not consider a student's ability to pay, and a financial aid policy that meets the full need of all students with no loans required. These two principles: need-blind admissions and need-based financial aid, ensure that a Yale education is affordable for everyone, regardless of family background, citizenship, or immigration status. With this policy, Yale strives to create a learning environment accessible to the most talented students from around the world and that incorporates the widest possible range of student backgrounds. In fy2018, 2,933 or 51%, of undergraduates received need-based scholarships or grants from Yale sources of $50,157 on average. All of Yale's graduate and professional schools provide financial aid to their students based on their individual policies and procedures. ...

Research: the University engages in extensive research in medicine, science, engineering, the arts, social sciences, and humanities. Yale is renowned for both discovery and teaching; the University's research activities are aimed at the advancement of knowledge as well as training students in the research process. As integral parts of a unified, innovative, and accessible student-centered research University, Yale's labs and classrooms are turning out groundbreaking medical and scientific discoveries and the next generation of innovators in more than 20 areas of research excellence. Included among the University's outstanding research facilities are laboratories, centers, and institutes devoted to research in geology, chemistry, biology, engineering and applied science, anthropology, paleontology, psychology, molecular and structural biology, nuclear structure, child development, social policy, biospheric studies and numerous biomedical sciences, to name but a few.

Form 990s for Yale University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Aug 17, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 11, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 4, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Aug 5, 2015990View PDF
...and seven more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Yale University

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,024,899,090
Program services$1,892,932,126
Investment income and dividends$390,618,874
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$331,829
Royalty revenue$12,842,115
Net rental income$7,282,019
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,735,582,170
Net income from fundraising events$-218,931
Net income from gaming activities$7,750
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$25,659,965
Total revenues$5,089,937,007

Vendors for Yale University

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-03-03
█████ ████████ ███Accounting (including auditing); Audit accounting$17,3252019-12-31
████Recordkeeping and information management (computing, tabulating, data processing, etc.), Consulting (pension), Investment advisory (plan), Investment management, Participant communication; Investment management; Insurance$7,7002019-12-31
██████ ██████ ███ ████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$128,3122019-12-31
███ ██████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$2,4292019-12-31
█████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
██████ ██████ ████Insurance2019-12-31
████████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
...and 24 more vendors

Personnel at Yale University

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
David F. SwensenChief Investment Officer$4.4 millionAug. 6, 2019
Nathaniel NickersonVice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer-Aug. 6, 2019
████ ██ ███████Chief Investment Officer-Aug. 6, 2019
███████ ██ ██████Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer$420,559Aug. 6, 2019
████ ██ █████████ ███Senior Vice President for Operations$302,504Aug. 6, 2019
█████ ██ ███████Vice President for Human Resources and Administration-Aug. 6, 2019
███ █████Office of the Secretary and Vice President for Student Life-Aug. 6, 2019
████████ ██ ██████████Secretary and Vice President for Student Life$408,756Aug. 6, 2019
████████ █████Vice President for Global Strategy-Aug. 6, 2019
█████ ██ ████████Vice Provost for Research-Aug. 6, 2019
...and 12 more key personnel

Peer universities

1Harvard University501(c)(3)$5.7 billionCambridge, MA
2Northeastern University (NU)501(c)(3)$1.6 billionBoston, MA
3Northwestern University501(c)(3)$3.1 billionEvanston, IL
4Dartmouth College501(c)(3)$1.4 billionHanover, NH
5Washington University in St. Louis (Wash. U)501(c)(3)$3.3 billionSaint Louis, MO
6Trustees of Boston University501(c)(3)$2.4 billionBoston, MA
7Brown University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionProvidence, RI
8Vanderbilt University501(c)(3)$1.7 billionNashville, TN
9Syracuse University (SU)501(c)(3)$1.4 billionSyracuse, NY
10Columbia University501(c)(3)$5.8 billionNew York, NY
11University of Southern California (USC)501(c)(3)$5.6 billionLos Angeles, CA
12Stanford University501(c)(3)$7.2 billionRedwood City, CA
13Duke University501(c)(3)$3.3 billionDurham, NC
14Emory University501(c)(3)$4.5 billionAtlanta, GA
15University of Miami (UM)501(c)(3)$3.7 billionCoral Gables, FL
16Carnegie Mellon University (CMU)501(c)(3)$1.5 billionPittsburgh, PA
17Georgetown University501(c)(3)$1.6 billionWashington, DC
18Johns Hopkins University (JHU)501(c)(3)$6.4 billionBaltimore, MD
19University of Rochester501(c)(3)$3.8 billionRochester, NY
20Drexel University501(c)(3)$1.3 billionPhiladelphia, PA
21University of Delaware (UD)501(c)(3)$1.3 billionNewark, DE
22Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)501(c)(3)$4.4 billionCambridge, MA
23California Institute of Technology501(c)(3)$3.5 billionPasadena, CA
24University of Cambridge501(c)(3)$2.4 billionUnited Kingdom,
25University of Notre Dame501(c)(3)$2.1 billionNotre Dame, IN