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DUKE UNIVERSITY CORPORATE TAX DEPARTMENT
324 BLACKWELL ST STE 850
DURHAM, NC 27701
919-684-2006

Purpose

"JAMES B. DUKE FOUNDING INDENTURE OF DUKE UNIVERSITY DIRECTED THE MEMBERS OF THE UNIVERSITY TO 'PROVIDE REAL LEADERSHIP IN THE EDUCATIONAL WORLD' BY CHOOSING INDIVIDUALS OF' OUTSTANDING CHARACTER, ABILITY, AND VISION' TO SERVE AS ITS OFFICERS, TRUSTEES AND FACULTY; BY CAREFULLY SELECTING STUDENTS OF 'CHARACTER, DETERMINATION AND APPLICATION;' AND BY PURSUING THOSE AREAS OF TEACHING AND SCHOLARSHIP THAT WOULD MOST HELP TO DEVELOP OUR RESOURCES, INCREASE OUR WISDOM, AND PROMOTE HUMAN HAPPINESS.' "TO THESE ENDS, THE MISSION OF DUKE UNIVERSITY IS TO PROVIDE A SUPERIOR LIBERAL EDUCATION TO ...

Federal Emp. ID
560532129
Activity
B43 - Universities
IRS Ruling Date
1939
IRS Type
501(c)(3) - Public charity: Religious, educational, charitable, scientific, and literary organizations...
Basis for public charity status
11 - School
Date of most recent return
06/2016
Total Revenue
$2,786,082,190
Total Assets
$12,594,506,113
Name Title/Position Officials
Richard H. Brodhead PRESIDENT/TRUSTEE 2005