The Tuition Discounting Study (TDS) measure tuition discount rates and other indicators of institutional grant awards to undergradautes who attend four-year private nonprofit colleges and universities. The 2012 TDS includes information on 383 colleges and universities.
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- 2012 NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments - The industry standard for evaluting the performance and management of college and university endowments, the 2012 NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments is based on information from 831 U.S. higher education endowments and affiliated foundations, representing $406.1 billion in endowment assets.
- 2012 NACUBO Student Financial Services Benchmarking Study -This report provides survey results of a study of 344 institutions' student financial services (SFS) operations including student account and loan receivables, payment channels, credit balance refunds, third-party payments, staffing and expenditures for student financial services during the fiscal year 2011 .
- 2011 NACUBO Tuition Discounting Study - The annual NACUBO Tuition Discounting Study (TDS) measures tuition discount rates and other indicators of institutional grant awards to freshmen and undergraduates attending four-year private, nonprofit (independent) colleges and universities.
- 2010 National Profile of Higher Education Chief Business and Financial Officers - The profile report provides information on the career paths, current areas of responsibility, and plans for future career advancement, as well as basic demographic and other characteristics of CFOs at all types of colleges and universities in the U.S.
What's New in Research?
- Academic Spending Versus Athletic Spending: Who Wins? - This report from the Delta Cost Project at the American Institutes for Research compares recent trends in college and university spending on athletic programs versus spending on academic and other programs.
- Enrollment in Postsecondary Education, Fall 2011; Financial Statistics, Fiscal Year 2011; and Graduation Rates, Seclected Cohorts, 2003-2008 - A new report from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) that includes fully edited and imputed data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) college and university enrollment data for fall 2011; graduation rates for full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates who entered postsecondary education in 2005; and higher education finance data fiscal year 2011.
- State Higher Education Finance FY11 - The State Higher Education Finance (SHEF), produced annually by the State Higher Education Executive Officers (SHEEO) gives an overview of trends in state funding for higher education.
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