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Troy University

“Trojans” • Sun Belt Conference • 9,109 full-time undergraduates

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

How is the athletics department financed?

Ticket sales

4%

NCAA distributions

6%

Other revenue

24%

Subsidy

66%

Total income, 2010 - 2014: $97,441,043

What is the subsidy?

Student fees

7%

Institutional support

93%

Government support

0%

Total subsidy income, 2010 - 2014: $64,614,138

Less than 25% subsidized

26 to 50%

51 to 75%

More than 76% subsidized