Campbellsville University

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Campbellsville University is a private, comprehensive Christian institution located in South Central Kentucky that has an enrollment of over 4,500 students who represent 93 Kentucky counties, 27 states and 50 foreign nations, with over 13,000 alumni. The University is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) corporation.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Campbellsville University
1 University Drive
Campbellsville, KY 42718


Phone: 800-264-6014

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 610469267

CEO/President: Joe Hopkins


Board size: 33


Ruling year: 1943

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


To foster academic excellence through pre-professional certificates, associates, baccalaureate, and graduate programs through traditional, technical, and online systems. To achieve academic excellence through rigor and relevancy in undergraduate, master's and doctoral level programs. To provide an environment conducive for student success. To value diverse perspectives within a Christ-centered community. To model servant leadership and effective stewardship.

Mission statement

Campbellsville University is a comprehensive, Christian institution that offers non-credit technical programs, along with certificates, associates, undergraduate and graduate programs. The university is dedicated to academic excellence solidly grounded in the liberal arts that fosters personal growth, integrity and professional preparation within a caring environment. The university prepares students as Christian servant leaders for life-long learning, continued scholarship by linking discovery research to knowledge at the doctoral level, and active participation in a diverse, global society.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Colleges/Universities

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating131 of 11028 of 129
Fund acquisition rating376 of 110342 of 129
Resource allocation rating88 of 11035 of 129
Asset utilization rating359 of 110241 of 129

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$9,921,103$7,340,277$8,659,122$8,575,314$7,098,017
Short-term investments$36,864,538$33,271,430$29,377,514$33,464,664$19,227,599
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$73,515,503$61,184,459$57,498,267$59,477,260$41,412,808
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$126,787,514$125,196,914$112,321,771$84,725,322$66,247,348
Other long-term assets$8,891,765$10,860,906$3,893,522$3,679,773$3,380,976
Total long-term assets$135,679,279$136,057,820$116,215,293$88,405,095$69,628,324
Total assets$209,194,782$197,242,279$173,713,560$147,882,355$111,041,132
Payables and accrued expenses$8,883,861$10,448,429$10,795,296$6,396,125$5,024,669
Other current liabilities$3,703,345$2,772,231$4,316,006$5,397,720$3,192,500
Total current liabilities$12,587,206$13,220,660$15,111,302$11,793,845$8,217,169
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$1,464,239$6,774,088$1,315,806$1,795,937$1,826,082
Total long-term liabilities$49,887,925$42,582,655$42,291,818$39,908,499$42,288,661
Total liabilities$62,475,131$55,803,315$57,403,120$51,702,344$50,505,830
Net assets20222021202020192018
Without donor restrictions$110,920,451$108,488,368$90,851,152$71,316,948$36,793,223
With donor restrictions$35,799,200$32,950,596$25,459,288$24,863,063$23,742,079
Net assets$146,719,651$141,438,964$116,310,440$96,180,011$60,535,302
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$21,091,404$11,130,434$6,894,316$5,532,742$3,934,976
Program service revenue$112,870,422$125,712,556$134,863,900$138,615,449$102,549,185
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$2,401,696$2,494,211$1,894,733$1,592,163$917,091
Other revenue$821,622$2,989,273$3,938,530$3,493,460$2,581,532
Total other revenue$116,093,740$131,196,040$140,697,163$143,701,072$106,047,808
Total revenue$137,185,144$142,326,474$147,591,479$149,233,814$109,982,784
Program services$119,954,088$112,217,746$116,611,377$102,121,417$87,546,245
Management and general$7,883,110$10,585,020$7,433,358$8,964,204$5,252,197
Total expenses$129,044,068$124,193,610$125,957,053$113,394,978$94,343,698
Change in net assets20222021202020192018
Surplus (deficit)$8,141,076$18,132,864$21,634,426$35,838,836$15,639,086
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$8,141,076$18,132,864$21,634,426$35,838,836$15,639,086


Dr Michael V CarterFormer President$379,176
Dr H Keith SpearsChancellor$356,175
Mr Kiran PallaInstructor In Business$273,817
Dr Anil PallaAsst Professor of Business$259,833
Dr Nagamani PallaLead Professor of Ba500$244,435
Dr Donna HedgepathProvost/Vp Acad Affairs$222,999
Dr Sunny OnyiriProfessor Business/Accounting$222,478
Dr Patricia CowherdProfessor of Business$199,494
Mr Timothy JuddVP of Finance$167,653
Dr John ConnerExecutive Director of Ops Gbp$167,579
Mr Otto TennantSVP Operations & Admin$163,230
Mr Claude HollingsworthVP Student Services/Athletics$154,769
Dr Benji KellyVP Development$152,367
Dr Michael Shane GarrisonVP Enrollment Services$134,052

Compensation data as of: 6/30/2022

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Program accomplishments

Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate, bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees.