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Ohio University-Main Campus

“Bobcats” • Mid-American Conference • 16,732 full-time undergraduates

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

How is the athletics department financed?

Ticket sales

4%

NCAA distributions

7%

Other revenue

16%

Subsidy

72%

Total income, 2010 - 2014: $137,776,606

What is the subsidy?

Student fees

88%

Institutional support

12%

Government support

0%

Total subsidy income, 2010 - 2014: $99,076,303

Less than 25% subsidized

26 to 50%

51 to 75%

More than 76% subsidized