Penn State

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at a glance

A statistical snapshot of the University.

Enrollment Statistics

2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 % Change * *
Total Enrollment 94,301 95,833 96,519 96,562 98,097 +4
Graduate 13,737 14,020 14,571 14,739 14,927 +9
Undergraduate 80,564 81,813 81,948 81,823 83,170 +3
Degrees Awarded 18,747 20,634 20,731 21,122 21,385 +14
Applications 109,031 115,044 121,950 121,932 113,380 +4

Fundraising Statistics

2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 % Change * *
Endowment & Similar Funds
(billions)
$1.28 $1.44 $1.83 $1.86 $2.03 +59
Funds Raised Annually
(millions)
$182.1 $203.4 $274.8 $208.7 $237.8 +31
Funds Raised by Alumni
(millions)
$63.0 $65.1 $131.4 $70.9 $87.6 +39
Dance Marathon
(millions)
$7.5 $7.8 $9.6 $10.7 $12.4 +65

Research

2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 % Change * *
Research Expenditures
(millions)
$765.0 $780.1 $805.0 $808 $848.2 +11
Industry & Privately Sponsored Research *
(millions)
$103.6 $102.4 $107.4 $110.1 $101 -3
Federal Research Dollars
(millions)
$446 $472 $477 $507 $537 +20

Alumni

2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 % Change * *
Alumni Association Members 161,234 164,658 165,182 169,209 172,732 +7

* Does not include Pennsylvania College of Technology
* * The % Change column represents the difference between the oldest and newest figures listed.
To compare the For the Future and Grand Destiny campaigns, go to: http://news.psu.edu/photo/311775/2014/04/12/future-chart
For a three-year snapshot of alumni attitudes/opinions, go to: http://alumni.psu.edu/about_us/research-and-reports