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University of North Carolina at Asheville

“Bulldogs” • Big South Conference • 3,014 full-time undergraduates

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

How is the athletics department financed?

Ticket sales

3%

NCAA distributions

5%

Other revenue

19%

Subsidy

74%

Total income, 2010 - 2014: $26,960,724

What is the subsidy?

Student fees

51%

Institutional support

49%

Government support

0%

Total subsidy income, 2010 - 2014: $19,947,804

Less than 25% subsidized

26 to 50%

51 to 75%

More than 76% subsidized