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California State University-Fresno

“Bulldogs” • Mountain West Conference • 17,550 full-time undergraduates

Public universities are increasingly reliant on student fees and other subsidies to finance their athletic ambitions. Here is how California State University-Fresno measures up.

How is the athletics department financed?

Ticket sales

24%

NCAA distributions

9%

Other revenue

32%

Subsidy

35%

Total income, 2010 - 2014: $162,732,685

What is the subsidy?

Student fees

28%

Institutional support

72%

Government support

0%

Total subsidy income, 2010 - 2014: $56,777,012

Less than 25% subsidized

26 to 50%

51 to 75%

More than 76% subsidized