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February 13, 2019

NACUBO Issues Guidance on Tuition Revenue Recognition →

NACUBO has issued an advisory that addresses FASB Topic 606 (Revenue from Contracts with Customers). NACUBO’s guidance focuses on tuition agreements with students, but the concepts are equally applicable to all revenues from contract with customers.

February 13, 2019

NACUBO Comments Support GASB’s Proposed SRECNP Format →

In comments on the Governmental Accounting Standards Board’s Preliminary Views on financial reporting model improvement, NACUBO supported the proposed operating results display and asked for an improved definition of subsidy revenue.

February 04, 2019

Higher Education Community Weighs In on Proposed Title IX Overhaul →

The Department of Education’s recent proposal to revamp investigations of campus sexual assault is one of the most controversial that has been put forth by the Trump administration to date. NACUBO joined 60 other higher education associations to support comments submitted to the department by the American Council on Education that highlighted the proposed rule’s positive aspects and areas of concern.

February 04, 2019

Government Reopens but Uncertainty Remains →

The ongoing budget stalemate makes it unclear how policymakers will tackle other unfinished legislative business on Capitol Hill in 2019 (ranging from tax extenders and technical corrections to addressing a debt-limit hike). Surprisingly, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are optimistic about reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.

January 31, 2019

College and University Endowments Report 8.2 Percent Return in FY18 →

Results of the 2018 NACUBO-TIAA Study of Endowments are now available. Among the highlights: Nearly two-third of participating institutions increased their endowment spending dollars to fund student financial aid and other programs in spite of lower long-term results.

January 22, 2019

“Blue Book” Affirms Intent to Tax Executive Compensation at Public Colleges →

In its explanation of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation acknowledged that Congress intended the new executive compensation excise tax to apply to all public colleges and universities as well as private institutions—but said the law as written does not match that intent.

January 22, 2019

Higher Ed Impacted as Government Shutdown Wears On →

As the longest federal government shutdown in history continues, higher education researchers are left without grant funds, critical agencies are missing from academic conversations, and compliance guidance on new tax laws has come to a halt. NACUBO asks members to share with us any impacts the shutdown is having on your campus, and the steps your institution is taking to alleviate the burden on impacted students, families, and faculty.