Answered By: Bobray Bordelon Last Updated: Mar 31, 2017 Views: 5
The Chronicle's Almanac of Higher Education contains endowment statistics. Electronic access (2011 to 2014 editions): from the Chronicle's website, perform a keyword search for almanac. On the search results pages, locate the Almanac for the year of interest and search within it for tables containing endowment statistics.
In the electronic 2010 Almanac, a state's page includes the state institution with the largest endowment.
For prior years:
On the Chronicle site, perform a keyword search for endowment to find additional statistics including rates of return for certain years.
Print access: The Chronicle of Higher Education Almanac is available in Stokes Library at call number LA226 .C55q (2000-01 to 2013-14 editions available)
National Association of College and University Business Officers (market values for 1990-2015; rates of return for 1988-2015) The 2016 tables can be found here.
Digest of Education Statistics publishes the following table: "Endowment funds of the 120 degree-granting postsecondary institutions with the largest endowments, by rank order." Located in Chapter 3: Postsecondary Education. (Note: table title varies by edition.)
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