Revenue of public degree-granting postsecondary institutions in the U.S. in 2015/16

Revenue of public degree-granting postsecondary institutions in the United States in 2015/16, by source (in billion U.S. dollars)

Revenue of public degree-granting postsecondary institutions in the U.S. in 2015/16 This statistic shows the different sources and amounts of revenue earned by public degree-granting institutions in the United States in the 2015/16 academic year. In that year, public universities and colleges in the United States received a total of approximately 76.6 billion U.S. dollars of revenue through tuition and fees charged to students.
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Revenue of public degree-granting postsecondary institutions in the United States in 2015/16, by source (in billion U.S. dollars)

Revenue in billion U.S. dollars
Tuition and fees 76.59
Federal Grants and contracts 27.68
State Grants and contracts7.79
Local and private Grants and contracts12.98
Sales and services of auxiliary enter- prises27.58
Sales and services of hospitals 45.96
Independent operations 1.54
Other operating revenues 20.86
Federal Appropriations1.67
State Appropriations67.2
Local Appropriations12.21
Federal Nonoperating grants20.49
State Nonoperating grants4.86
Local Nonoperating grants0.38
Gifts 8.49
Investment return (gain or loss) 3.94
Other nonoperating revenues 5.47
Capital appropriations 6.46
Capital grants and gifts 3.76
Additions to permanent endowments 1.12
Other revenues and additions 7.36
Revenue in billion U.S. dollars
Tuition and fees 76.59
Federal Grants and contracts 27.68
State Grants and contracts7.79
Local and private Grants and contracts12.98
Sales and services of auxiliary enter- prises27.58
Sales and services of hospitals 45.96
Independent operations 1.54
Other operating revenues 20.86
Federal Appropriations1.67
State Appropriations67.2
Local Appropriations12.21
Federal Nonoperating grants20.49
State Nonoperating grants4.86
Local Nonoperating grants0.38
Gifts 8.49
Investment return (gain or loss) 3.94
Other nonoperating revenues 5.47
Capital appropriations 6.46
Capital grants and gifts 3.76
Additions to permanent endowments 1.12
Other revenues and additions 7.36
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This statistic shows the different sources and amounts of revenue earned by public degree-granting institutions in the United States in the 2015/16 academic year. In that year, public universities and colleges in the United States received a total of approximately 76.6 billion U.S. dollars of revenue through tuition and fees charged to students.
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