EIN 06-0646973

Yale University

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Since its founding in 1701, Yale University has been dedicated to expanding and sharing knowledge, inspiring innovation, and preserving cultural and scientific information for future generations. Yale University’s reach is both local and international. It partners with its hometown of New Haven, Connecticut to strengthen the city’s community and economy. And it engages with people and institutions across the globe in the quest to promote cultural understanding, improve the human condition, delve more deeply into the secrets of the universe, and train the next generation of world leaders.
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Yale University is a parent organization to a group of 85 other organizations.
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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 14,600 students including 6,494 undergraduates, 3,309 graduate students and 4,722 professional school students. A faculty of more than 5,100 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 in the disciplines of architecture, art, divinity, drama, engineering and applied science, global affairs, the environment, law, management, medicine, music, nursing, and public health.
Research: The University engages in extensive research in medicine, science, engineering, the arts, social sciences, and humanities. 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 many areas of research excellence. The University's outstanding facilities devoted to research are comprised of myriad laboratories, centers, libraries, collections and institutes that focus on 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.
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 FY2022, 3,521 or 54% of undergraduates received need-based scholarships or grants from Yale sources of $59,944 on average. All of Yale's graduate and professional schools provide financial aid to their students based on their individual policies and procedures. This category of expenditures also includes: the operation of dining halls that provided 2,245,294 meals to students, faculty and staff; maintenance of dormitories housing 5,162 undergraduates and 940 graduate and professional school students; operation and maintenance of athletic facilities for the 35 intercollegiate sports, over 20 intramural sports, and approximately 48 club sports teams offered at Yale. Also included are physical education instruction, parking facilities, laundry facilities, student centers, and other facilities and programs (including extracurricular activities and student health services) that provide support, services, and academic/cultural enrichment to the University's students.
Other program services include academic support, public service, and other institutional support.

Grants made by Yale University

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
New Haven PromiseScholarships$4,201,200
Duke UniversitySubaward - Sponsored Research$3,079,008
University of Pennsylvania (Penn)Subaward - Sponsored Research$2,737,807
...and 241 more grants made totalling $76,709,736

Who funds Yale University

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Richard U Light FoundationProgram Support of the Richard U. Light Fellowship Program at Yale University. the Program Provides Assistance To Yale Undergraduate, Graduate, and Professional School Students Pursuing Intensive Language Study in East Asia.$73,325,688
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$21,406,666
The Board of Trustees of the Sheffield Scientific SchoolSee Statement$21,292,623
...and 620 more grants received totalling $278,432,601
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOAN$82,385,294
Department of Health and Human ServicesPROVIDER RELIEF FUNDS$77,696,232
Department of Health and Human ServicesDRUG ABUSE AND ADDICTION RESEARCH PROGRAMS$10,926,109
...and 997 more federal grants / contracts

Personnel at Yale University

Nathaniel NickersonVice President for Communications$539,465
Stephen C MurphyVice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer$542,757
Charles C MatoukChief , Neurovascular Surgery$1,488,799
Jack F CallahanSenior Vice President for Operations$786,520
Joan E O'NeillVice President for Alumni Affairs and Development$731,487
...and 23 more key personnel

Financials for Yale University

RevenuesFYE 06/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,427,195,501
Program services$2,518,173,381
Investment income and dividends$392,763,869
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$15,889,790
Net rental income$8,145,169
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$3,029,442,584
Net income from fundraising events$8,215
Net income from gaming activities$-20,719
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$18,816,939
Total revenues$7,410,414,729

Form 990s for Yale University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-062023-05-15990View PDF
2020-062021-05-26990View PDF
2019-062021-02-05990View PDF
2018-062019-08-17990View PDF
2017-062018-10-16990View PDF
...and 10 more Form 990s

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Data update history
July 11, 2023
Used new vendors
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July 4, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
June 29, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 6 new personnel
June 25, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
May 25, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 6 new personnel
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SchoolsHigher ed institutionsHeadquarter / parent organizations
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General information
PO Box 208239
New Haven, CT 06520
Metro area
New Haven-Milford, CT
New Haven County, CT
Website URL
(203) 432-4771
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Form 990
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NTEE code, primary
B43: University or Technological Institute
NAICS code, primary
611310: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
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