Wingate University in Wingate, North Carolina (NC)

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Wingate University
Employer Identification Number (EIN)566049935
Name of OrganizationWingate University
AddressPO BOX 159, Wingate, NC 28174-0159
ActivitiesPrivate school, School, college, trade school, etc.
SubsectionEducational Organization
Ruling Date05/1946
DeductibilityContributions are deductible
Exempt Organization StatusUnconditional Exemption
Tax Period05/2012
Assets$50,000,000 to greater
Income$50,000,000 to greater
Filing Requirement990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Asset Amount$131,108,432
Amount of Income$206,441,220
Form 990 Revenue Amount$92,678,739
National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)Educational Institutions and Related Activities: University or Technological Institute

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Amount of income in 2012: $206,441,220
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Assets in 2012: $131,108,432
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Expenses in 2007: $46,515,208
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Income to expenses ratio in 2007: 1.1
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Expenses allocated to program services in 2007: 77.2%
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Number of employees in 2007: 709
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Employees paid over $50,000 in 2007: 13.8%
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Grants share in income in 2007: 14.1%
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Financial snapshot ($)

Revenue for 2007

Assets at end of 2007

Expenses for 2007

Functional Expenses for 2007 ($)

Income-Producing Activities for 2007

Revenue, Expenses, and Changes in Net Assets or Fund Balances
Total revenue$27,918,542$30,533,571$30,075,035$35,383,051$39,931,616$43,299,389$48,575,531$50,811,775
Contributions, gifts, grants, and similar amounts received$5,449,615$6,608,210$4,939,856$6,239,732$6,884,543$6,290,974$7,894,528$7,160,780
Contributions to donor advised funds$0$0
Direct public support$4,667,780$5,757,285$4,041,752$5,333,429$5,976,715$5,335,859$6,792,121$5,855,945
Indirect public support$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Government contributions (grants)$781,835$850,925$898,104$906,303$907,828$955,115$1,102,407$1,304,835
Program service revenue including government fees and contracts$19,964,662$23,062,143$25,531,410$27,584,450$30,205,450$33,607,409$37,371,676$41,270,282
Membership dues and assessments$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Interest on savings and temporary cash investments$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Dividends and interest from securities$481,006$453,614$470,785$433,130$522,653$631,661$722,150$690,030
Net rental income or (loss)$80,996$59,369$71,703$49,406$32,508$27,498$18,027$30,549
Gross rents$87,891$66,871$95,939$49,406$32,508$27,498$18,027$30,549
Less: rental expenses$6,895$7,502$24,236$0$0$0$0$0
Other investment income$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Gain or (loss) from sales of assets other than inventory$1,325,488$-350,665$-1,865,866$-7,801$1,132,768$1,707,797$1,392,627$406,652
Gross amount from sales of assets other than inventory$18,273,097$12,379,076$9,416,426$9,382,715$16,984,544$18,567,593$17,758,949$15,873,840
Less: cost or other basis and sales expenses$16,947,609$12,729,741$11,282,292$9,390,516$15,851,776$16,859,796$16,366,322$15,467,188
Net income or (loss) from special events and activities$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Gross revenue$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Less: direct expenses other than fundraising expenses$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Gross profit or (loss) from sales of inventory$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Gross sales of inventory, less returns and allowances$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Less: cost of goods sold$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$616,775$700,900$927,147$1,084,134$1,153,694$1,034,050$1,176,523$1,253,482
Total expenses$28,819,057$29,291,655$31,863,247$34,462,598$36,270,756$39,581,830$42,892,081$46,515,208
Program services$21,977,441$22,621,876$23,561,335$24,488,948$26,328,633$29,171,279$33,172,639$35,912,982
Management and general$6,477,833$6,286,161$7,789,772$9,417,806$9,311,079$9,725,738$9,038,866$9,761,666
Payments to affiliates$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets or fund balances at end of year$53,000,684$48,680,438$46,695,168$49,265,751$53,281,734$57,636,356$64,984,236$67,859,497
Excess or (deficit) for the year$-900,515$1,241,916$-1,788,212$920,453$3,660,860$3,717,559$5,683,450$4,296,567
Net assets or fund balances at beginning of year$53,999,328$53,000,684$48,680,438$46,695,168$49,265,751$53,281,734$57,636,356$64,984,236
Other changes in net assets or fund balances$-98,129$-5,562,162$-197,058$1,650,130$355,123$637,063$1,664,430$-1,421,306
Statement of Functional Expenses (for 2007)
TotalProgram servicesManagement and generalFundraising
Total functional expenses$46,515,208$35,912,982$9,761,666$840,560
Grants paid from donor advised funds$0
Other grants and allocations$11,759,355
Specific assistance to individuals$0
Benefits paid to or for members$0
Compensation of current officers, directors, key employees, etc.$1,129,084$0$998,553$130,531
Compensation of former officers, directors, key employees, etc.$0$0$0$0
Compensation and other distributions, not included above, to disqualified persons (as defined under section 4958(f)(1)) and persons described in section 4958(c)(3)(B)$0$0$0$0
Salaries and wages of employees not included above$14,901,145$12,967,509$1,454,444$479,192
Pension plan contributions not included above$0$0$0$0
Employee benefits not included above$4,168,158$3,542,934$625,224$0
Payroll taxes$0$0$0$0
Professional fundraising fees$0$0$0$0
Accounting fees$88,900$0$88,900$0
Legal fees$42,486$0$42,486$0
Postage and shipping$79,568$0$70,126$9,442
Equipment rental and maintenance$0$0$0$0
Printing and publications$7,439$0$0$7,439
Conferences, conventions, and meetings$4,522$0$0$4,522
Depreciation, depletion, etc.$2,610,357$0$2,610,357$0
Other expenses not covered above$4,610,173$3,227,121$1,383,052$0
Balance Sheets
Total assets$79,069,128$75,456,444$72,605,366$74,207,562$76,522,189$80,085,567$87,676,993$89,619,041
Cash - non-interest-bearing$418,571$379,559$627,507$333,649$1,840,225$2,222,777$2,262,951$5,498,804
Savings and temporary cash investments$916,917$792,065$517,590$0$0$0$0$0
Accounts receivable less allowance for doubtful accounts$569,351$360,132$411,475$678,297$524,469$715,144$1,537,636$770,241
Pledges receivable less allowance for doubtful accounts$1,036,184$1,259,935$1,243,660$769,634$1,757,753$1,486,813$2,216,225$1,764,181
Grants receivable$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Receivables from current and former officers, directors, trustees, and key employees$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Receivables from other disqualified persons (as defined under section 4958(f)(1)) and persons described in section 4958(c)(3)(B)$0$0
Other notes and loans receivable less allowance for doubtful accounts$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Inventories for sale or use$317,352$308,993$333,041$353,983$339,566$418,013$409,520$391,446
Prepaid expenses and deferred charges$273,906$295,851$234,419$263,773$346,089$275,990$201,385$223,677
Investments - publicly-traded securities$0$0
Investments - other securities$20,604,168$19,115,598$20,216,405$22,226,597$23,099,976$25,587,689$29,335,946$28,562,490
Investments - land, buildings, and equipment less accumulated depreciation$456,413$456,413$136,413$60,163$60,163$60,163$14,413$0
Investments - other$3,076,295$2,197,015$1,489,109$1,381,442$952,712$1,939,162$2,132,164$2,273,235
Land, buildings, and equipment less accumulated depreciation$48,543,988$47,726,998$46,749,204$48,140,024$47,601,236$47,346,877$49,431,114$50,010,925
Other assets, including program-related investments$2,855,983$2,563,885$646,543$0$0$32,939$135,639$124,042
Total liabilities$26,068,444$26,776,006$25,910,198$24,941,811$23,240,455$22,449,211$22,692,757$21,759,544
Accounts payable and accrued expenses$1,583,102$1,684,244$1,655,461$2,076,500$2,084,642$2,692,222$3,163,384$2,949,952
Grants payable$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Deferred revenue$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Loans from officers, directors, trustees, and key employees$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Tax-exempt bond liabilities$23,270,000$22,600,000$21,900,000$21,170,000$20,047,597$19,070,000$17,970,000$16,870,000
Mortgages and other notes payable$456,992$864,933$537,634$340,978$105,169$64,182$42,235$107,112
Other liabilities$758,350$1,626,829$1,817,103$1,354,333$1,003,047$622,807$1,517,138$1,832,480
Total liabilities and net assets/fund balances$79,069,128$75,456,444$72,605,366$74,207,562$76,522,189$80,085,567$87,676,993$89,619,041
Total net assets or fund balances$53,000,684$48,680,438$46,695,168$49,265,751$53,281,734$57,636,356$64,984,236$67,859,497
Reconciliation of Revenue per Audited Financial Statements With Revenue per Return
Total revenue$27,918,542$30,533,571$30,075,035$35,383,051$39,931,616$43,299,389$48,575,531$50,811,775
Total revenue, gains, and other support per audited financial statements$20,888,886$19,278,122$21,291,452$29,072,932$31,259,441$34,196,739$39,729,385$37,578,582
Other expenses$-98,129$-3,443,898$-197,059$2,234,595$463,776$496,007$1,664,430$-1,421,306
Net unrealized gains on investments$0$0$0$1,604,454$-70,576$90,787$1,730,895$-1,363,853
Donated services and use of facilities$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Recoveries of prior year grants$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$6,931,527$7,811,551$8,586,524$8,544,714$9,135,951$9,598,657$10,510,576$11,811,887
Investment expenses$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Reconciliation of Expenses per Audited Financial Statements With Expenses per Return
Total expenses$28,819,057$29,291,655$31,863,247$34,462,598$36,270,756$39,581,830$42,892,081$46,515,208
Total expenses and losses per audited financial statements$21,887,530$21,480,104$23,276,723$25,917,884$27,134,805$29,988,279$32,288,341$34,755,853
Other revenue$0$7,502$24,236$0$0$296$0$0
Donated services and use of facilities$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Prior year adjustments$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Other expenses$6,931,527$7,819,053$8,610,760$8,544,714$9,135,951$9,593,847$10,603,740$11,759,355
Investment expenses$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Current Officers, Directors, Trustees, and Key Employees
Average hours per week devoted to positionCompensationContributions to employee benefit plans & deferred compensation plansExpense account and other allowances
Total number of officers, directors, and trustees permitted to vote on organization business at board meetings40
Are any officers, directors, trustees, or key employees listed in Form 990, Part V-A, or highest compensated employees listed in Schedule A, Part I, or highest compensated professional and other independent contractors listed in Schedule A, Part II-A or II-B, related to each other through family or business relationships?No
Do any officers, directors, trustees, or key employees listed in Form 990, Part V-A, or highest compensated employees listed in Schedule A, Part I, or highest compensated professional and other independent contractors listed in Schedule A, Part II-A or II-B, receive compensation from any other organizations, whether tax exempt or taxable, that are related to the organization?No
Does the organization have a written conflict of interest policy?Yes
Other Information
Did the organization have unrelated business gross income of $1,000 or more during the year covered by this return, and has it filed a tax return on Form 990-T for this year?No
Was there a liquidation, dissolution, termination, or substantial contraction during the year?No
Is the organization related (other than by association with a statewide or nationwide organization) through common membership, governing bodies, trustees, officers, etc., to any other exempt or nonexempt organization?Yes
Direct and indirect political expenditures$0
Did the organization file Form 1120-POL for this year?No
Were substantially all dues nondeductible by members?
Did the organization make only in-house lobbying expenditures of $2,000 or less?
Dues, assessments, and similar amounts from members$0
Section 162(e) lobbying and political expenditures$0
Aggregate nondeductible amount of section 6033(e)(1)(A) dues notices$0
Taxable amount of lobbying and political expenditures$0
Does the organization elect to pay the section 6033(e) tax on the amount above?
If section 6033(e)(1)(A) dues notices were sent, does the organization agree to add the amount above to its reasonable estimate of dues allocable to nondeductible lobbying and political expenditures for the following tax year?
Initiation fees and capital contributions$0
Gross receipts for public use of club facilities$0
At any time during the year, did the organization, directly or indirectly, own a controlled entity within the meaning of section 512(b)(13)?No
Amount of tax imposed on the organization during the year under: section 4911$0
Amount of tax imposed on the organization during the year under: section 4912$0
Amount of tax imposed on the organization during the year under: section 4955$0
Did the organization engage in any section 4958 excess benefit transaction during the year or did it become aware of an excess benefit transaction from a prior year?No
Amount of tax imposed on the organization managers or disqualified persons during the year under sections 4912, 4955, and 4958$0
Amount of tax above, reimbursed by the organization$0
At any time during the tax year, was the organization a party to a prohibited tax shelter transaction?No
Did the organization acquire a direct or indirect interest in any applicable insurance contract?No
Did the supporting organization, or a fund maintained by a sponsoring organization, have excess business holdings at any time during the year?No
Number of employees employed in the pay period that includes March 12, 2006709
Analysis of Income-Producing Activities (for 2007)
Unrelated business incomeExcluded by section 512, 513, or 514Related or exempt function income
Business codeAmountExclusion codeAmount
Program service revenue
Program service revenue 1000000$000$0$31,443,928
Program service revenue 2000000$000$0$8,144,312
Program service revenue 3000000$000$0$1,311,535
Program service revenue 4000000$000$0$370,507
Program service revenue 5000000$000$0$0
Medicare/Medicaid payments000000$000$0$0
Fees and contracts from government agencies000000$000$0$0
Membership dues and assessments000000$000$0$0
Interest on savings and temporary cash investments000000$000$0$0
Dividends and interest from securities000000$0Dividends, interest, payments with respect to securities loans, annuities, income from notional principal contracts, loan commitment fees, and other substantially similar income from ordinary and routine investments excluded by section 512(b)(1)$690,030$0
Net rental income or (loss) from real estate
debt-financed property000000$000$0$0
not debt-financed property000000$0Real property rental income that does not depend on the income or profits derived by the person leasing the property and is excluded by section 512(b)(3)$30,549$0
Net rental income or (loss) from personal property000000$000$0$0
Other investment income000000$000$0$0
Gain or (loss) from sales of assets other than inventory000000$0Gain (or loss, to the extent allowed) from the sale of investments and other non-inventory property and from certain property acquired from financial institutions that are in conservatorship or receivership (sections 512(b)(5) and 512(b)(16)(A))$406,652$0
Net income or (loss) from special events000000$000$0$0
Gross profit or (loss) from sales of inventory000000$000$0$0
Other revenue000000$000$0$1,253,482
Information Regarding Taxable Subsidiaries and Disregarded Entities (for 2007)
EIN of corporation, partnership, or disregarded entityPercentage of ownership interestTotal incomeEnd-of-year assets
Compensation of the Five Highest Paid Employees Other Than Officers, Directors, and Trustees (for 2007)
CompensationContributions to employee benefit plans & deferred compensationExpense account and other allowances
Total number of other employees paid over $50,00086
Statements About Activities (for 2007)
Expenses paid or incurred in connection with the lobbying activities$0
Did the organization receive or hold an easement for conservation purposes, including easements to preserve open space, the environment, historic land areas or historic structures?No
Did the organization provide credit counseling, debt management, credit repair, or debt negotiation services?No
Did the organization maintain any donor advised funds?No
Did the organization make any taxable distributions under section 4966?No
Did the organization make a distribution to a donor, donor advisor, or related person?No
Enter the total number of donor advised funds owned at the end of the tax year$0
Enter the aggregate value of assets held in all donor advised funds owned at the end of the tax year$0
Enter the total number of separate funds or accounts owned at the end of the tax year (excluding donor advised funds included above) where donors have the right to provide advice on the distribution or investment of amounts in such funds or accounts$0
Enter the aggregate value of assets held in all funds or accounts included above at the end of the tax year$0
Reason for Non-Private Foundation Status
The organization is not a private foundation because it isSchool
Support Schedule
Gifts, grants, and contributions received$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Membership fees received$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Gross receipts from admissions, merchandise sold or services performed, or furnishing of facilities in any activity that is related to the organization's charitable, etc., purpose$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Gross income from interest, dividends, amounts received from payments on securities loans (section 512(a)(5)), rents, royalties, and unrelated business taxable income (less section 511 taxes) from businesses acquired by the organization after June 30, 1975$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Net income from unrelated business activities not included above$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Tax revenues levied for the organization's benefit and either paid to it or expended on its behalf$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
The value of services or facilities furnished to the organization by a governmental unit without charge. Do not include the value of services or facilities generally furnished to the public without charge$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Other income$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0
Lobbying Expenditures by Electing Public Charities (for 2007)
Total exempt purpose expenditures$0
Total lobbying expenditures$0
Total lobbying expenditures to influence public opinion (grassroots lobbying)$0
Total lobbying expenditures to influence a legislative body (direct lobbying)$0
Other exempt purpose expenditures$0
Lobbying nontaxable amount$0
Grassroots nontaxable amount$0
Statements Regarding Other IRS Filings and Tax Compliance (for 2012)
Did the organization have unrelated business gross income of $1,000 or more during the year?No
Initiation fees and capital contributions$0
Gross receipts for public use of club facilities $0
Gross income from members or shareholders$0
Gross income from other sources$0
Statement of Revenue (for 2012)
Total revenue$92,678,739
Contributions, Gifts, Grants and Other Similar Amounts$27,116,769
Program Service Revenue$61,403,750
Other Revenue
Investment income (including dividends, interest, and other similar amounts)$1,376,149
Income from investment of tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Net rental income$72,191
Gross rents (Real / Personal)$72,191 / $0
Less: rental expenses (Real / Personal)$0 / $0
Rental income or (loss) (Real / Personal)$72,191 / $0
Net gain from sales of assets other than inventory$926,591
Gross amount from sales of assets other than inventory (Securities / Other)$114,642,969 / $20,026
Less: cost or other basis and sales expenses (Securities / Other)$113,538,363 / $198,041
Gain or (loss) (Securities / Other)$1,104,606 / $-178,015
Net loss from fundraising events$-14,412
Gross income from fundraising events$11,665
Less: direct expenses$26,077
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous Revenue$1,797,701
Statement of Functional Expenses (for 2012)
Total functional expenses$68,484,563
Compensation of current officers, directors, trustees, and key employees$1,275,416
Other salaries and wages$19,619,888
Payroll taxes$1,436,928
Professional fundraising services$0
Balance Sheet (for 2012)
Total assets$131,108,432
Total liabilities$29,281,798
Tax-exempt bond liabilities$11,770,000
Secured mortgages and notes payable to unrelated third parties$0
Unsecured notes and loans payable to unrelated third parties$9,830,000
Total net assets or fund balances$101,826,634
Retained earnings, endowment, accumulated income, or other funds$0
Reason for Public Charity Status (for 2012)
The organization is not a private foundation because it is:A school described in section 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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