Endowment per Student at Selected Colleges (2015)

Endowment is the Most Significant Source of Financial Aid

Endowment ($million) # of Students Endowment/Student ($000)
Princeton 22,723 8,088 2,809
Yale 25,572 12,312 2,077
Harvard 36,448 21,000 1,736
Stanford 22,222 15,877 1,400
Amherst 2,194 1,795 1,222
MIT 13,475 11,319 1,190
Swarthmore 1,845 1,581 1,167
Williams 2,395 2,052 1,167
Grinnell 1,788 1,705 1,049
Bowdoin 1,393 1,799 774
Wellesley 1,854 2,474 749
Dartmouth 4,663 6,298 740
Washington & Lee 1,471 2,264 650
Smith 1,782 2,874 620
U of Richmond 2,372 4,180 567
Claremont McKenna 734 1,349 544
Univ. of Chicago 7,550 15,132 499
Duke 7,297 14,950 488
Washington U in St. L. 6,819 14,117 483
Bryn Mawr 853 1,771 482
U Penn   10,134 21,441 473
Hamilton 856 1,850 463
Emory 6,684 14,513 461
Middlebury 1,101 2,526 436
Haverford 495 1,194 415
Colby 746 1,825 409
Vassar 983 2,450 401
Reed 545 1,394 391
Carleton 783 2,014 389
Davidson 683 1,850 369
Macalaster 762 2,073 368
Harvey Mudd 289 807 358
Denison 797 2,250 354
Columbia 9,639 27,942 345
Brown 3,073 9,073 339
Vanderbilt 4,134 12,686 326
Mt. Holyoke 700 2,215 316
Lafayette 778 2,488 313
Colgate 892 2,927 305
Scripps 305 1,009 302
Oberlin 832 2,900 287
Cornell 6,038 21,904 276
DePauw 644 2,400 268
Wesleyan 811 3,138 258
Holy Cross 721 2,872 251
Trinity 562 2,350 239
Bucknell 789 3,624 218
Univ. of Rochester 2,050 10,290 199
Union 436 2,242 194
Dickinson 415 2,364 176
Lehigh 1,213 6,961 174
Case Western Reserve 1,776 10,325 172
Johns Hopkins 3,413 20,871 164
Brandeis 915 5,808 158
Boston College 2,220 14,100 157
Wake Forest 1,167 7,591 154
Tufts 1,593 10,685 149
Connecticut College 284 1,915 148
Bates 262 1,792 146
Franklin & Marshall 335 2,324 144
Kenyon 219 1,676 131
Skidmore 345 2,646 130
Carnegie Mellon 1,739 13,503 129
Coll. of the Atlantic 47 364 128
Barnard 297 2,360 126
Wheaton 195 1,600 122
Clark 405 3,423 118
Muhlenberg 257 2,225 116
Gettysburg 284 2,451 116
St. Lawrence 282 2,478 114
William & Mary 811 8,437 96
RPI 677 7,028 96
Tulane 1,220 13,449 91
Georgetown 1,529 17,849 86
Hobart 197 2,344 84
George Washington 1,616 21,409 75
WPI 436 5,857 74
St. Anselm 130 1,954 67
Univ. of Miami  887 16,774 53
Boston University 1,644 33,421 49
Clarkson 186 4,300 43
Ithaca 289 6,769 43
St. Michael's 89 2,298 39
Simmons 188 4,933 38
UVM 441 11,898 37
Northeastern 729 24,944 29
Hampshire 39 1,410 28
Wentworth Institute 90 3,636 25
Bennington 19 755 25
Lasell 40 1,800 22
UNH Durham 336 15,340 22
Colby-Sawyer 29 1,415 20
UNH System & Foundation 470 28,303 17
U Conn Foundation 383 34,062 11
U Mass Foundation 770 73,614 10
Univ of RI 132 16,795 8
U of Maine Foundation 186 34,700 5
Southern NH 17 4,301 4

 

 

 

Sources: 2015 NACUBO Endowment Study; Wickipedia