Penn State

blue clipboard
at a glance

A statistical snapshot of the University.

Enrollment Statistics

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Total Enrollment * * * 94,441 95,973 97,494 99,133 98,783
Graduate 13,266 13,591 14,058 14,447 14,582
Undergraduate 81,175 82,382 83,436 84,686 84,201
Degrees Awarded 21,385 22,290 22,015 22,515
Applications 114,453 126,450 130,754 133,567

Fundraising Statistics

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Endowment & Similar Funds
(billions)
$2.03B $2.40B $2.49B $2.47B $2.76B
Annual Fundraising
(millions)
$237.8 $271.1 $226.0 $230.0 $202.9
Number of Donors
193,393 190,502 183,843 172,140 222,448
Dance Marathon
(millions)
$12.4 $13.3 $13.0 $9.8 $10.0

Research

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Research Expenditures
(millions)
$848.2 $813.1 $801.3 $836.4 $862.9
Industry & Privately Sponsored Research *
(millions)
$101 $100.9 $79.1 $83.1 $91.3
Federal Research
(millions)
$537 $492.4 $501.6 $522.1 $524.3

Alumni

2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Alumni Association Members 169,209 172,732 174,379 177,307 176,427

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