In Giving to Colleges, the One Percenters Gain

In Giving to Colleges, the One Percenters Gain l Inside Higher Ed

By Doug Lederman, January 27, 2016

  • College endowments may have grown last year by the smallest amount since 2012, as reported elsewhere on this site today, but institutions got some good financial news in the 2015 fiscal year: charitable contributions to colleges and universities rose to a record level, $40.3 billion, the Council for Aid to Education reports in its annual Voluntary Support of Education survey.