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Texas State University

“Bobcats” • Sun Belt Conference • 25,683 full-time undergraduates

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

How is the athletics department financed?

Ticket sales

3%

NCAA distributions

4%

Other revenue

21%

Subsidy

72%

Total income, 2010 - 2014: $133,972,678

What is the subsidy?

Student fees

68%

Institutional support

32%

Government support

0%

Total subsidy income, 2010 - 2014: $97,074,006

Less than 25% subsidized

26 to 50%

51 to 75%

More than 76% subsidized