Endowment per Student at Selected Colleges (2019)

Endowment is a college's biggest source of financial aid. Endowment per Student is a good indicator of the amount of aid it is likely to grant.


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Endowment/
Student ($)
Endowment
($000) 
 # of Students 
                                                   
Princeton             3,407,138            26,558,643                   7,795
Yale             2,304,579            31,201,700                 13,539
Stanford             1,723,813            28,948,000                 16,793
Harvard             1,648,721            40,575,027                 24,610
MIT             1,620,316            18,495,905                 11,415
Pomona             1,402,111             2,257,399                   1,610
Amherst             1,394,860             2,565,148                   1,839
Williams             1,390,098             2,841,360                   2,044
Swarthmore             1,321,401             2,103,670                   1,592
Cal Tech             1,268,485             2,837,600                   2,237
Grinnell             1,221,946             2,090,750                   1,711
Olin Coll. of Engin.             1,027,047                369,737                     360
Bowdoin                971,798             1,782,278                   1,834
Notre Dame                957,485           11,962,820                 12,494
Wellesley                937,022             2,285,397                   2,439
Dartmouth                914,895             5,975,180                   6,531
Rice                872,089             6,163,926                   7,068
Washington & Lee                723,231             1,630,163                   2,254
U of Richmond                672,023             2,410,768                   3,587
Smith                663,828             1,907,178                   2,873
Claremont McKenna                635,551                855,451                   1,346
U Penn                  625,888           14,877,363                 23,770
Washington U in St. L.                581,727             8,420,497                 14,475
Northwestern                568,852           10,926,510                 19,208
Vanderbilt                557,313             6,917,371                 12,412
Emory                551,524             7,936,988                 14,391
Hamilton                538,144             1,020,321                   1,896
Bryn Mawr                536,108               887,795                   1,656
Duke                534,574             8,474,071                 15,852
Univ. of Chicago                493,917             8,204,461                 16,611
Davidson                493,118               905,858                   1,837
Vassar                451,842             1,097,976                   2,430
Brown                444,503             4,377,466                   9,848
Colby                438,504                878,323                   2,003
Carleton                412,878                868,695                   2,104
DePauw                400,750                692,896                   1,729
Columbia                399,994            11,257,021                 28,143
Denison                398,052                904,772                   2,273
Reed                395,336                569,284                   1,440
Haverford                388,395                510,740                   1,315
Whitman                379,259                586,335                   1,546
Colorado Coll                365,392                768,785                   2,104
Harvey Mudd                356,426                319,714                      897
Mt. Holyoke                352,091                789,037                   2,241
Middlebury                352,063             1,133,644                   3,220
Johns Hopkins                350,818             6,750,092                 19,241
Scripps                340,165                374,862                   1,102
Wesleyan                337,522              1,052,631                   3,119
Oberlin                335,536                954,934                   2,846
Macalester                334,890                697,240                   2,082
Colgate                321,843                959,737                   2,982
Lafayette                317,594                839,402                   2,643
Cornell                284,716             7,218,688                 25,354
Trinity College                281,742                605,744                   2,150
Lawrence                255,180                361,080                   1,415
Furman                253,026                670,014                   2,648
Sewanee                248,087                419,515                   1,691
Holy Cross                241,830                767,567                   3,174
Kenyon                241,139                419,099                   1,738
Bucknell                232,270                844,765                   3,637
Union                217,778                474,538                   2,179
Univ. of Rochester                216,016             2,329,949                  10,786
Dickinson                213,722                452,877                   2,119
Lehigh                213,580             1,369,900                   6,414
Occidental                212,531                439,089                   2,066
Agnes Scott                199,415                204,799                   1,027
Brandeis                195,946             1,073,589                   5,479
Boston College                190,945             2,577,000                 13,496
Carnegie Mellon                188,108             2,670,760                 14,198
Bates                187,685                341,587                   1,820
Coll. of the Atlantic                177,143                  62,000                      350
Rhodes                174,784                341,178                   1,952
St Olaf                172,639                527,239                   3,054
Connecticut College                172,542                316,270                   1,833
Coll. of Wooster                169,543                331,118                   1,953
Tufts                168,118              1,889,477                 11,239
Case Western Reserve                167,101              1,850,806                 11,076
Wake Forest                166,231              1,350,187                   8,122
Babson                163,509                488,074                   2,985
Ohio Wesleyan                158,245                236,260                   1,493
U of Puget Sound                147,954                378,614                   2,559
Franklin & Marshall                144,335                350,445                   2,428
 RISD                 139,079                347,698                   2,500
Skidmore                138,283                364,376                   2,635
Barnard                136,099                356,579                   2,620
U of Southern CA                135,117             5,914,358                  43,772
Pitzer                 134,327                144,268                   1,074
Allegheny Coll                134,753                233,661                   1,734
U of Pittsburg                131,434             4,172,380                  31,745
Pepperdine                128,784                881,140                   6,842
Muhlenberg                128,703                286,189                   2,224
Clark                128,516                420,631                   3,273
St. Lawrence                127,334                315,661                   2,479 (a)
Rollins                126,748                365,287                   2,882
Santa Clara Univ.                125,262             1,034,167                   8,256
Gettysburg                121,831                320,049                   2,627
Wofford                121,387                208,058                   1,714
Willamette                120,769                256,754                   2,126
Bard                120,760                267,000                   2,211
Wheaton                119,211                210,647                   1,767
William & Mary                118,836                967,685                   8,143
Georgetown                113,158             1,863,711                 16,470
Tulane                113,083             1,445,654                 12,784
Hobart                109,194                224,866                   2,059
 The Citadel                 103,880                305,824                   2,944
RPI                  97,566                743,164                   7,617
Stonehill                  87,955                218,833                   2,488
WPI                  82,572                505,506                   6,122
St. Anselm                  81,669                164,972                   2,020

(a) 2019 data
Sources: 2020 NACUBO Endowment Study; 2020 NTSE Endowment Market Values; Wikepedia