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2019 endowments, tax-free investment returns, taxpayer gifted long-term capital gains tax, & university allocations for coronavirus - Sourceful

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Top 100 Richest Universities - Taxpayer Benefits - $$ Refunded by YOU

Endowment Size of Top 100 Richest Universities 10 Year Tax-Free Investment Returns * 10 Year Tax Benefits Given to Universities by Taxpayers ** CARES Act $$ for Universities Directly (NOT Student Scholarships) $$ Refunded or Given to Students by Universities Because of Social Media Pressure. Thank You!

TOTAL $489,590,038,000 $282,781,915,000 $56,556,383,000 $870,404,632 $29,792,860


$$ REFUND REMAINING $840,611,772 KEEP UP THE PRESSURE!

Analysis by Micah Merrick - Twitter @MicahMerrick

Please DM with links to news of Universities that have refunded taxpayer $$ or pledged to give the money directly to students-in-need. The pressure is working!


Rank School 2019 Endowment Size 10 Year Tax-Free Investment Returns * 10 Year Tax Benefits Given to Universities by Taxpayers ** CARES Act $$ for Universities Directly (NOT Student Scholarships) $$ Refunded or Given to Students by Universities Because of Social Media Pressure. Thank You! Source

1 Harvard University $39,427,896,000 $22,773,126,636 $4,554,625,327 $4,327,874 $4,327,874 https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/22/politics/harvard-coronavirus-funds/index.html

2 The University of Texas System $30,958,239,000 $17,881,144,284 $3,576,228,857 $86,583,037 $0

3 Yale University $30,314,800,000 $17,509,500,871 $3,501,900,174 $3,425,569 $3,425,569 https://www.politico.com/news/2020/04/22/devos-wealthy-colleges-coronavirus-aid-201375

4 Stanford University $27,699,834,000 $15,999,124,769 $3,199,824,954 $3,688,334 $3,688,334 https://news.stanford.edu/2020/04/22/stanford-university-statement-relief-funds-cares-act/

5 The Trustees of Princeton University $26,116,022,000 $15,084,332,074 $3,016,866,415 $1,283,919 $1,283,919 https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2020/04/22/Harvard-Princeton-Stanford-turn-down-CARES-Act-funding/9701587588143/

6 Massachusetts Institute of Technology $17,569,328,000 $10,147,853,983 $2,029,570,797 $2,522,693 $0

7 University of Pennsylvania $14,649,762,000 $8,461,544,213 $1,692,308,843 $4,953,841 $4,953,841 https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2020/04/23/u-of-pennsylvania-rejects-10-million-in-chinese-virus-bailout-funds/

8 The Texas A&M University System $13,514,528,000 $7,805,845,323 $1,561,169,065 $41,080,595 $0

9 University of Michigan $12,448,817,000 $7,190,302,166 $1,438,060,433 $18,416,667 $0

10 University of California* $11,797,543,000 $6,814,133,342 $1,362,826,668 $15,220,313 $0

11 University of Notre Dame $11,268,365,000 $6,508,485,848 $1,301,697,170 $2,896,622 $2,896,622 https://www.politico.com/news/2020/04/22/devos-wealthy-colleges-coronavirus-aid-201375

12 Northwestern University $11,091,516,000 $6,406,339,777 $1,281,267,955 $4,260,587 $0

13 Columbia University in the City of New York $10,950,738,000 $6,325,027,925 $1,265,005,585 $6,415,099 $0

14 DUMAC, Inc. (Duke University) $8,609,004,000 $4,972,467,674 $994,493,535 $3,357,011 $0

15 The University of Chicago $8,263,868,000 $4,773,120,850 $954,624,170 $3,103,505 $0

16 Washington University in St. Louis $7,953,986,000 $4,594,136,356 $918,827,271 $3,184,236 $0

17 Emory University $7,872,381,000 $4,547,002,190 $909,400,438 $3,987,170 $0

18 Cornell University $7,328,241,000 $4,232,712,806 $846,542,561 $6,400,490 $6,400,490 https://www.ithacajournal.com/story/news/local/2020/04/22/coronavirus-ny-cares-act-cornell-harvard-ivy-league/3004557001/

19 University of Virginia $7,058,235,000 $4,076,760,258 $815,352,052 $5,858,355 $0

20 Rice University $6,481,102,000 $3,743,414,475 $748,682,895 $1,716,580 $0

21 Johns Hopkins University $6,275,939,000 $3,624,914,543 $724,982,909 $3,133,470 $0

22 The Vanderbilt University $6,270,877,000 $3,621,990,786 $724,398,157 $2,816,211 $2,816,211 https://news.vanderbilt.edu/2020/04/16/vanderbilt-to-use-2-8-million-in-cares-act-funding-to-support-students-affected-by-covid-19/

23 University of Southern California $5,732,101,000 $3,310,799,591 $662,159,918 $9,639,280 $0

24 Dartmouth College $5,731,322,000 $3,310,349,649 $662,069,930 $1,714,675 $0

25 The Ohio State University $5,256,759,000 $3,036,247,189 $607,249,438 $21,442,607 $0

26 The Pennsylvania State University $4,546,105,000 $2,625,781,119 $525,156,224 $27,497,423 $0

27 New York University $4,345,608,000 $2,509,976,218 $501,995,244 $12,813,472 $0

28 University of Pittsburgh $4,311,387,000 $2,490,210,538 $498,042,108 $10,632,670 $0

29 Brown University $3,976,694,000 $2,296,895,479 $459,379,096 $2,421,115 $0

30 University of Minnesota & Foundation* $3,951,464,000 $2,282,322,903 $456,464,581 $17,773,390 $0

31 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Foundations $3,671,351,000 $2,120,532,662 $424,106,532 $8,647,588 $0

32 University of Wisconsin Foundation $3,152,578,000 $1,820,894,983 $364,178,997 $47,114,283 $0

33 Michigan State University $3,033,279,000 $1,751,989,170 $350,397,834 $14,918,294 $0

34 California Institute of Technology $2,975,376,000 $1,718,545,023 $343,709,005 $454,390 $0

35 University of Washington $2,935,220,000 $1,695,351,351 $339,070,270 $19,857,978 $0

36 The President and Trustees of Williams College $2,888,962,000 $1,668,633,230 $333,726,646 $782,294 $0

37 UCLA Foundation $2,746,930,000 $1,586,597,082 $317,319,416 $17,953,435 $0

38 Purdue University $2,625,278,000 $1,516,332,202 $303,266,440 $11,294,397 $0

39 Carnegie Mellon University $2,542,650,000 $1,468,607,162 $293,721,432 $2,867,543 $0

40 Trustees of Boston College $2,523,300,000 $1,457,430,811 $291,486,162 $3,224,288 $0

41 University of Richmond $2,517,969,000 $1,454,351,683 $290,870,337 $1,212,772 $0

42 Indiana University and Foundation $2,486,037,000 $1,435,908,105 $287,181,621 $28,254,169 $0

43 Amherst College $2,473,283,000 $1,428,541,532 $285,708,306 $787,291 $0

44 University of Illinois & University of Illinois Foundation $2,353,821,000 $1,359,541,572 $271,908,314 $31,527,327 $0

45 Pomona College $2,324,594,00

Top 100 Richest Universities
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Tags Data, Coronavirus, Higher education, Finance, USA
Type Google Sheet
Published 22/04/2020, 23:19:25

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