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The University of Texas at Arlington

“Mavericks” • Sun Belt Conference • 15,907 full-time undergraduates

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

How is the athletics department financed?

Ticket sales

1%

NCAA distributions

2%

Other revenue

10%

Subsidy

87%

Total income, 2010 - 2014: $52,472,379

What is the subsidy?

Student fees

62%

Institutional support

38%

Government support

0%

Total subsidy income, 2010 - 2014: $45,466,161

Less than 25% subsidized

26 to 50%

51 to 75%

More than 76% subsidized