Howard University

Howard University Overview

Howard University is located in Washington, DC. The organization was established in 1940. 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, Howard University employed 7,054 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, Howard University generated $1.0b in total revenue. This represents relatively stable growth, over the past 5 years the organization has increased revenue by an average of 2.3% each year. All expenses for the organization totaled $966.3m during the year ending 06/2020. While expenses have increased by 1.5% 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, Howard University has awarded 295 individual grants totaling $22,599,986. 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:

Part 3 - Line 1

WE EDUCATE STUDENTS, DEVELOP PROFESSIONALS, CONDUCT RESEARCH, AND SERVE PATIENTS.

Describe the Organization's Program Activity:

Part 3 - Line 4a

EDUCATION, GENERAL/OTHER - HOWARD UNIVERSITY IS A COMPREHENSIVE RESEARCH-ORIENTED HISTORICALLY BLACK PRIVATE UNIVERSITY PROVIDING AN EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE OF EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY TO STUDENTS OF HIGH ACADEMIC POTENTIAL WITH PARTICULAR EMPHASIS UPON THE PROVISION OF EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES TO ALL STUDENTS. HOWARD UNIVERSITY IS THE NATION'S TOP PRODUCER OF MINORITY LAWYERS, DENTISTS, PHYSICIANS AND AFRICAN AMERICAN PHDS IN THE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FIELDS. THE UNIVERSITY SERVES A COMMUNITY OF MORE THAN 10,000 STUDENTS.


A PRIVATE, NONPROFIT INSTITUTION, HOWARD UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL IS THE NATION'S ONLY TEACHING HOSPITAL LOCATED ON THE CAMPUS OF A HISTORICALLY BLACK UNIVERSITY. IT OFFERS MEDICAL STUDENTS A SUPERIOR LEARNING ENVIRONMENT AND OPPORTUNITIES TO OBSERVE OR PARTICIPATE IN CLINICAL AND RESEARCH WORK WITH PROFESSIONALS THAT UNIQUELY ADDRESSES THE SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS OF MEDICALLY UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES. HOWARD UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL ADMITS PATIENTS REGARDLESS OF THEIR ABILITY TO PAY.


THE UNIVERSITY OFFERS EDUCATIONAL SUPPORT THROUGH ITS AUXILIARY SERVICES FOR THE BENEFIT OF STAFF, FACULTY AND STUDENTS AND TO COMPLEMENT THE QUALITY OF THE ACADEMIC LIFE. AUXILIARY SERVICES INCLUDE STUDENT HOUSING, FOOD SERVICES, PARKING, TRANSPORTATION SERVICES AND PUBLIC TELEVISION STATION.


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Howard University Vendors

Vendor Name (Service)Compensation
Thompson Facilities Services Llc
Facility Management Service
$22,579,214
Sodexo Inc And Affiliates
Food Service For Students
$19,434,890
Amn Healthcare Inc
Clinical Staffing Services Hospital
$10,040,540
Engie Holdings Inc
Repair Maintenance - Steam Plant
$9,760,838
American Combustion Industries Inc
Rental, Repairs & Maintenance
$5,691,939
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Financial Statements

Statement of Revenue
Federated campaigns$0
Membership dues$0
Fundraising events$403,000
Related organizations$0
Government grants $239,143,000
All other contributions, gifts, grants, and similar amounts not included above$51,894,000
Noncash contributions included in lines 1a–1f $2,519,950
Total Revenue from Contributions, Gifts, Grants & Similar$291,440,000
Total Program Service Revenue$649,063,000
Investment income $15,342,000
Tax Exempt Bond Proceeds $0
Royalties $0
Net Rental Income $1,751,000
Net Gain/Loss on Asset Sales $46,877,000
Net Income from Fundraising Events $0
Net Income from Gaming Activities $0
Net Income from Sales of Inventory $0
Miscellaneous Revenue$0
Total Revenue $1,025,632,000

Howard University Grants Awarded

Over the last fiscal year, Howard University has awarded $2,264,196 in support to 34 organizations.

Grant RecipientAmount

YMCA OF METROPOLITAN WASHINGTON

Org PageRecipient Profile

Washington, DC

PURPOSE: SUPPORT RESEARCH & EDUCATION

$256,160

UNIVERSITY OF PUERTO RICO AT MAYAGUEZ

PURPOSE: SUPPORT RESEARCH & EDUCATION

$200,640

JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY

Org PageRecipient Profile

Jackson, MS

PURPOSE: SUPPORT RESEARCH & EDUCATION

$165,858

OPEN DATA NATION CO

PURPOSE: SUPPORT RESEARCH & EDUCATION

$150,000

ZANE NETWORKS LLC

PURPOSE: SUPPORT RESEARCH & EDUCATION

$145,431

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND

PURPOSE: SUPPORT RESEARCH & EDUCATION

$124,515
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Howard University Grants Recieved

Over the last fiscal year, we have identified 45 grants that Howard University has recieved totaling $4,125,097.

Awarding OrganizationAmount
Lilly Endowment Inc

Indianapolis, IN

PURPOSE: COVID19 HISTORIC BLACK THEOSCHL PROG

$1,000,000
Bank Of America Charitable Foundation Inc

Charlotte, NC

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$800,000
Bank Of America Charitable Foundation Inc

Charlotte, NC

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$800,000
The Murren Family Foundation

Las Vegas, NV

PURPOSE: FULFILL CHARITABLE PURPOSE

$500,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc

Newark, DE

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$270,812
Bank Of America Charitable Foundation Inc

Charlotte, NC

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$200,000
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Endowment Analysis

Beg. Balance$701,502,000
Earnings$27,361,000
Net Contributions$15,019,000
Other Expense-$553,000
Grants$24,535,000
Ending Balance$719,900,000

Howard University Peer Organizations

Organization NameAssets
Howard University
Washington, DC
$1,025,632,000
American University
Washington, DC
$862,369,744
University Of Richmond
Richmond, VA
$458,087,443
Catholic University Of America
Washington, DC
$334,648,312
Loyola University Maryland Inc
Baltimore, MD
$289,324,946
Gallaudet University
Washington, DC
$203,714,766
Hampton University
Hampton, VA
$206,010,995
Shenandoah University
Winchester, VA
$128,402,437
Marymount University
Arlington, VA
$119,338,941
University Of Lynchburg
Lynchburg, VA
$116,895,847
Mc Daniel College Inc
Westminster, MD
$113,872,650
Mount Saint Marys University
Emmitsburg, MD
$110,201,303

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