George Washington University

George Washington University Overview

George Washington University, operating under the name The George Washington University, is located in Ashburn, VA. The organization was established in 1934. According to its NTEE Classification (B43) the organization is classified as: Universities, under the broad grouping of Education and related organizations. As of 06/2020, George Washington University employed 15,920 individuals. This organization is an independent organization and not affiliated with a larger national or regional group of organizations.

For the year ending 06/2020, George Washington University generated $1.7b in total revenue. This represents relatively stable growth, over the past 5 years the organization has increased revenue by an average of 3.0% each year. All expenses for the organization totaled $1.7b during the year ending 06/2020. While expenses have increased by 2.5% per year over the past 5 years. They've been increasing with an increasing level of total revenue. You can explore the organizations financials more deeply in the financial statements section below.

Since 2015, George Washington University has awarded 1,135 individual grants totaling $434,941,000. If you would like to learn more about the grant giving history of this organization, scroll down to the grant profile section of this page.

Mission & Program ActivityExcerpts From the 990 Filing

TAX YEAR

2020

Describe the Organization's Mission:

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EDUCATION AND RESEARCH

Describe the Organization's Program Activity:

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EDUCATION: OUR NAMESAKE ENVISIONED A UNIVERSITY IN THE NATION'S CAPITAL THAT WOULD PREPARE CITIZEN LEADERS BROUGHT TOGETHER FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD. TODAY, WE ARE THAT UNIVERSITY WITH STUDENTS AND FACULTY MEMBERS FROM EVERY STATE AND MORE THAN 130 COUNTRIES. TAKING FULL ADVANTAGE OF OUR SETTING IN A GLOBAL NERVE CENTER, A GW EDUCATION INTEGRATES INTELLECTUAL DISCOVERY, INTERACTIVE LEARNING, AND UNPARALLELED ACCESS TO OPPORTUNITIES IN EVERY SECTOR OF SOCIETY. IN A CITY SHAPING THE FUTURE, GEORGE WASHINGTON IS A UNIVERSITY WHERE FACULTY AND STUDENTS NOT ONLY STUDY THE WORLD BUT ALSO WORK TO CHANGE IT.


RESEARCH AND RESEARCH SUPPORT: GW'S RESEARCH IS DISTINGUISHED BY OUR COMMITMENT TO TRANSFORM POLICY THAT AFFECTS PEOPLE IN THEIR DAILY LIVES. THIS UNIQUE APPROACH TO RESEARCH GIVES SPECIAL CHARACTER TO OUR TEACHING AND ENABLES US TO OFFER OUR STUDENTS LEARNING EXPERIENCES THAT FEW CAN MATCH. WITH OUR LOCATION, CONNECTIONS AND CLOSE PROXIMITY TO INSTITUTIONS SUCH AS THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH, NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION, THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, AND LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, GW'S RESEARCH HELPS SOLVE NATIONAL AND GLOBAL PROBLEMS WHILE GIVING OUR STUDENTS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM. IN THE 21ST CENTURY, GW'S FACULTY AND STUDENTS CONTINUE TO OPEN NEW DOORS OF DISCOVERY.


AUXILIARY ENTERPRISES - STUDENTS AND COMMUNITY: GW PROVIDES A NUMBER OF SERVICES THAT SUPPORT LEARNING, BUILD COMMUNITY, AND ENHANCE THE OVERALL QUALITY OF STUDENT LIFE. AUXILIARY ENTERPRISES INCLUDE FACILITIES AND RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT, DINING, BOOKSTORE, PARKING, STUDENT HEALTH, MAIL, AND LAUNDRY SERVICES. GW'S MARVIN CENTER HOUSES STUDENT ORGANIZATION OFFICES AND MEETING ROOMS AND IS UTILIZED BY STUDENTS, FACULTY, STAFF, AND VISITORS. FOR MORE INFO ABOUT GW'S PROGRAMS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SEE THE 2019 - 2020 FINANCIAL REPORT ON THE FINANCE DIVISION WEBSITE AT: HTTPS://FINANCE.GWU.EDU/REPORTS


EDUCATION: OUR NAMESAKE ENVISIONED A UNIVERSITY IN THE NATION'S CAPITAL THAT WOULD PREPARE CITIZEN LEADERS BROUGHT TOGETHER FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD. TODAY, WE ARE THAT UNIVERSITY WITH STUDENTS AND FACULTY MEMBERS FROM EVERY STATE AND MORE THAN 130 COUNTRIES. TAKING FULL ADVANTAGE OF OUR SETTING IN A GLOBAL NERVE CENTER, A GW EDUCATION INTEGRATES INTELLECTUAL DISCOVERY, INTERACTIVE LEARNING, AND UNPARALLELED ACCESS TO OPPORTUNITIES IN EVERY SECTOR OF SOCIETY. IN A CITY SHAPING THE FUTURE, GEORGE WASHINGTON IS A UNIVERSITY WHERE FACULTY AND STUDENTS NOT ONLY STUDY THE WORLD BUT ALSO WORK TO CHANGE IT.


RESEARCH AND RESEARCH SUPPORT: GW'S RESEARCH IS DISTINGUISHED BY OUR COMMITMENT TO TRANSFORM POLICY THAT AFFECTS PEOPLE IN THEIR DAILY LIVES. THIS UNIQUE APPROACH TO RESEARCH GIVES SPECIAL CHARACTER TO OUR TEACHING AND ENABLES US TO OFFER OUR STUDENTS LEARNING EXPERIENCES THAT FEW CAN MATCH. WITH OUR LOCATION, CONNECTIONS AND CLOSE PROXIMITY TO INSTITUTIONS SUCH AS THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH, NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION, THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, AND LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, GW'S RESEARCH HELPS SOLVE NATIONAL AND GLOBAL PROBLEMS WHILE GIVING OUR STUDENTS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM. IN THE 21ST CENTURY, GW'S FACULTY AND STUDENTS CONTINUE TO OPEN NEW DOORS OF DISCOVERY.


AUXILIARY ENTERPRISES - STUDENTS AND COMMUNITY: GW PROVIDES A NUMBER OF SERVICES THAT SUPPORT LEARNING, BUILD COMMUNITY, AND ENHANCE THE OVERALL QUALITY OF STUDENT LIFE. AUXILIARY ENTERPRISES INCLUDE FACILITIES AND RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT, DINING, BOOKSTORE, PARKING, STUDENT HEALTH, MAIL, AND LAUNDRY SERVICES. GW'S MARVIN CENTER HOUSES STUDENT ORGANIZATION OFFICES AND MEETING ROOMS AND IS UTILIZED BY STUDENTS, FACULTY, STAFF, AND VISITORS. FOR MORE INFO ABOUT GW'S PROGRAMS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SEE THE 2019 - 2020 FINANCIAL REPORT ON THE FINANCE DIVISION WEBSITE AT: HTTPS://FINANCE.GWU.EDU/REPORTS


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George Washington University Board, Officers & Key Employees

Name (title)Compensation
Name Not Listed
Trustee
$0

George Washington University Vendors

Vendor Name (Service)Compensation
Gwu Medical Faculty Associates
Teaching And Research
$38,353,462
2u Inc
E-learning
$36,274,667
Aramark Services Inc
Facility Services
$18,818,545
Whiting Turner Contracting Co
Construction
$13,789,434
Donohoe Construction Co
Construction
$6,073,319
Gwu Medical Faculty Associates
Teaching And Research
$38,353,462
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Financial Statements

Statement of Revenue
Federated campaigns$0
Membership dues$0
Fundraising events$123,560
Related organizations$0
Government grants $14,207,407
All other contributions, gifts, grants, and similar amounts not included above$77,759,084
Noncash contributions included in lines 1a–1f $14,653,833
Total Revenue from Contributions, Gifts, Grants & Similar$92,090,051
Total Program Service Revenue$1,497,254,154
Investment income $15,621,722
Tax Exempt Bond Proceeds $0
Royalties $3,356,306
Net Rental Income $21,189,916
Net Gain/Loss on Asset Sales $28,763,439
Net Income from Fundraising Events -$33,940
Net Income from Gaming Activities $0
Net Income from Sales of Inventory $50,765
Miscellaneous Revenue$0
Total Revenue $1,667,611,791

George Washington University Grants Awarded

Over the last fiscal year, George Washington University has awarded $118,956,000 in support to 316 organizations.

Grant RecipientAmount

MEDICAL FACULTY ASSOCIATES INC 2

Org PageRecipient Profile

Washington, DC

PURPOSE: subaward

$3,250,000

MEDICAL FACULTY ASSOCIATES INC 2

Org PageRecipient Profile

Washington, DC

PURPOSE: subaward

$3,250,000

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY

Org PageRecipient Profile

New York, NY

PURPOSE: subaward

$2,783,000

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY

Org PageRecipient Profile

New York, NY

PURPOSE: subaward

$2,783,000

HILLELL AT THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY INC

Org PageRecipient Profile

Washington, DC

PURPOSE: subaward

$2,355,000

HILLELL AT THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY INC

Org PageRecipient Profile

Washington, DC

PURPOSE: subaward

$2,355,000
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George Washington University Grants Recieved

Over the last fiscal year, we have identified 12 grants that George Washington University has recieved totaling $933,662.

Awarding OrganizationAmount
$234,437
Jewish Communal Fund

New York, NY

PURPOSE: General support

$210,180
Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation

Bala Cynwyd, PA

PURPOSE: PEDIATRIC CANCER RESEARCH

$200,450
International Aids Vaccine Initiative Inc

New York, NY

PURPOSE: RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT

$97,788
American Online Giving Foundation Inc

Newark, DE

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$63,519
Myasthenia Gravis Foundation Of America Inc

Westborough, MA

PURPOSE: MEDICAL RESEARCH

$50,000
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Endowment Analysis

Beg. Balance$1,778,559,425
Earnings$49,225,004
Admin Expense$5,319,110
Net Contributions$71,085,725
Other Expense$77,883,601
Grants$13,011,274
Ending Balance$1,802,656,169

George Washington University Peer Organizations

Organization NameAssets
Howard University
Washington, DC
$1,025,632,000
American University
Washington, DC
$862,369,744
Wake Forest University
Winstonsalem, NC
$583,443,727
University Of Richmond
Richmond, VA
$458,087,443
Catholic University Of America
Washington, DC
$334,648,312
Elon University
Elon, NC
$328,453,491
Belmont University
Nashville, TN
$378,873,316
Loyola University Maryland Inc
Baltimore, MD
$289,324,946
Campbell University Inc
Buies Creek, NC
$261,461,317
Lipscomb University
Nashville, TN
$193,551,646
Gallaudet University
Washington, DC
$203,714,766
Hampton University
Hampton, VA
$206,010,995

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