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University of Florida

“Gators” • Southeastern Conference • 30,054 full-time undergraduates

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

How is the athletics department financed?

Ticket sales

18%

NCAA distributions

18%

Other revenue

61%

Subsidy

4%

Total income, 2010 - 2014: $638,519,477

What is the subsidy?

Student fees

56%

Institutional support

0%

Government support

44%

Total subsidy income, 2010 - 2014: $22,706,629

Less than 25% subsidized

26 to 50%

51 to 75%

More than 76% subsidized