Penn State

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at a glance

A statistical snapshot of the University.

Enrollment Statistics

2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 % Change * *
Total Enrollment * * * 93,123 93,368 93,066 94,441 95,973 3
Graduate 12,675 12,962 13,024 13,266 13,591 7
Undergraduate 80,448 80,406 80,042 81,175 82,382 2
Degrees Awarded 20,634 20,731 21,122 21,385 22,290 8
Applications 115,924 122,691 123,826 114,453 126,450 9

Fundraising Statistics

2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 % Change * *
Endowment & Similar Funds
(billions)
$1.44 $1.83 $1.86 $2.03 $2.40 67
Annual Fundraising
(millions)
$203.4 $274.8 $208.7 $237.8 $271.1 33
Number of Donors
185,183 183,712 191,712 193,393 190,502 3
Dance Marathon
(millions)
$7.8 $9.6 $10.7 $12.4 $13.3 71

Research

2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 % Change * *
Research Expenditures
(millions)
$780.1 $805.0 $808 $848.2 $813.1 4
Industry & Privately Sponsored Research *
(millions)
$102.4 $107.4 $110.1 $101 $100.9 -1
Federal Research
(millions)
$472 $477 $507 $537 $492.4 4

Alumni

2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 % Change * *
Alumni Association Members 164,658 165,182 169,209 172,732 174,379 6

For a three-year snapshot of alumni attitudes/opinions, go to: http://alumni.psu.edu/about_us/research-and-reports
* Does not include Pennsylvania College of Technology per O.S.P.
* * The % Change column represents the difference between the oldest and newest figures listed.
* * * All enrollment figures includes an annual snap shot of World Campus students