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Georgia State University

“Panthers” • Sun Belt Conference • 18,267 full-time undergraduates

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

How is the athletics department financed?

Ticket sales

2%

NCAA distributions

3%

Other revenue

11%

Subsidy

84%

Total income, 2010 - 2014: $124,873,661

What is the subsidy?

Student fees

85%

Institutional support

15%

Government support

0%

Total subsidy income, 2010 - 2014: $104,714,704

Less than 25% subsidized

26 to 50%

51 to 75%

More than 76% subsidized