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University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

“Golden Lions” • Southwestern Athletic Conference • 2,300 full-time undergraduates

Public universities are increasingly reliant on student fees and other subsidies to finance their athletic ambitions. Here is how University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff measures up.

How is the athletics department financed?

Ticket sales

5%

NCAA distributions

5%

Other revenue

19%

Subsidy

71%

Total income, 2010 - 2014: $40,079,522

What is the subsidy?

Student fees

21%

Institutional support

79%

Government support

0%

Total subsidy income, 2010 - 2014: $28,420,835

Less than 25% subsidized

26 to 50%

51 to 75%

More than 76% subsidized