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Texas Tech Alumni Association

Support tradition

one star

68.65

McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center 17th & University
Lubbock, TX 79409
tel: (888) 700-0855   Web Site
EIN: 75-6036607

Board Leadership
Barry Street
Chair

CEO
Curt Langford
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 68.65 one star
  Financial 62.11 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1927, the Texas Tech Alumni Association cultivates loyalty, tradition, service and lifelong relationships. The Association supports and assists in the development and increasing of the facilities of Texas Tech University by encouraging and establishing scholarships, engaging in the advancement of higher education through research and other literary and scientific undertakings, awarding alumni for outstanding work in promoting the welfare of the university, engaging in public relations on behalf of the university, assisting in keeping records and statistics on graduates and former students, publishing an alumni magazine, supporting local alumni groups, and encouraging donations to the university.

Founded in 1927, the Texas Tech Alumni Association cultivates loyalty, tradition, service and lifelong relationships. The Association supports and assists in the development and increasing of the facilities of Texas Tech University by encouraging and establishing scholarships, engaging in the advancement of higher education through research and other literary and scientific undertakings, awarding alumni for outstanding work in promoting the welfare of the university, engaging in public relations on behalf of the university, assisting in keeping records and statistics on graduates and former students, publishing an alumni magazine, supporting local alumni groups, and encouraging donations to the university.

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Financial

one star

62.11

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
57.4%
  Administrative Expenses 20.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 22.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.29
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.76
  Program Expenses Growth -0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Texas Tech Alumni Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Texas Tech Alumni Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Texas Tech Alumni Association (TX) 68.65 one star
The Rams Club (NC) 85.38 three stars
Old Dominion Athletic Foundation (VA) 89.07 three stars
The Alumni Association of the University of Virginia (VA) 92.35 four stars
Kansas University Alumni Association (KS) 85.65 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,306,506
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $75,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,381,506
   Program Service Revenue $728,156
Total Primary Revenue $5,109,662
   Other Revenue $351,640
TOTAL REVENUE $5,461,302
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,287,173
   Administrative Expenses $844,685
   Fundraising Expenses $754,739
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,886,597
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,574,705
   
Net Assets $10,941,066

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Scholarships $285,473 12.5%
University Support Projects $260,121 11.4%
Chapter Member Services $38,888 1.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 68.65 one star
2017-12 05/01/2019 68.72 one star
2016-12 03/01/2018 69.05 one star
2015-12 04/01/2017 72.08 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 73.67 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 71.23 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 71.06 two stars
2012-12 11/01/2014 67.16 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 75-6036607
Name in IRS Master File TEXAS TECH ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code B84
NTEE Classification Alumni Associations
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (34) Alumni association or group
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 1949
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$147,101 3.78% Bill Dean President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Texas Tech Alumni Association (TX) 68.65 one star
Cambridge in America (NY) 97.17 four stars
Razorback Foundation (AR) 92.01 four stars
Oregon Health & Science University Foundation (OR) 91.97 four stars
The Rams Club (NC) 85.38 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Texas Tech Alumni Association
McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center
17th & University
Lubbock, TX 79409
tel: (888) 700-0855
fax: (806) 742-3604
EIN: 75-6036607

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 45001
Lubbock, TX 79409

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Board Leadership

Barry Street
Chair

CEO

Curt Langford
President & CEO

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