Penn State

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at a glance

A statistical snapshot of the University.

Enrollment Statistics

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Total Enrollment * * * 95,973 97,494 99,133 98,783 97,136
Graduate 13,591 14,058 14,447 14,582 15,038
Undergraduate 82,382 83,436 84,686 84,201 82,098
Degrees Awarded 22,290 22,015 22,515 22,888 23,794
Applications 126,450 130,754 133,567 130,306

Fundraising Statistics

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Endowment & Similar Funds
(billions)
$2.40B $2.49B $2.47B $2.76B $2.99B
Annual Fundraising
(millions)
$271.1 $226.0 $230.0 $202.9 $322.7
Number of Donors
190,502 183,843 172,140 222,448 221,484
Dance Marathon
(millions)
$13.3 $13.0 $9.8 $10.0 $10.2

Research

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Research Expenditures
(millions)
$813 $801 $836 $863 $927
Industry & Privately Sponsored Research *
(millions)
$100.9 $79.1 $83.1 $91.3
Federal Research
(millions)
$501 $510 $530 $534 $562

Alumni

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Alumni Association Members 174,379 177,307 176,427 174,074 173,149

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