Brown University is internationally renowned for innovative education, multi-disciplinary research, and community service. Throughout Brown’s 250 years, the City of Providence has been an integral partner. The future success of Providence and Brown are intertwined.
Global Excellence, Local Impact
Amount Brown has invested in the Jewelry District in the last decade, including buying property and improving the public sphere.
Amount Brown paid to the City of Providence in voluntary payments and property taxes for FY17.
Amount of public-private partnership invested for the renovation of South Street Landing, which houses 136,000 square feet of Brown office space, and a nursing school for Rhode Island College and University of Rhode Island.
Brown employees live in Providence
Number of Brown faculty, staff and students working and studying in the Jewelry District every day.
Amount Brown Dining Services spends on local food from RI farms each year
Amount Brown spent on research in FY 17
43%of all RI Physicians
Are affiliated with Warren Alpert Medical School
> 450Brown undergraduates
Volunteer in Providence Public Schools each year, serving over 5000 public school students