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A press release and tables from the 2017 NCSE are available for free on the Public NCSE Tables page. The 2017 NCSE results are based on 809 U.S. college and university endowments and affiliated foundations, representing nearly $567 billion in endowment assets. You may also access endowment market value and investment rate of return data from previous studies by going to our Historical Market Values Page.

The full 2017 NCSE report is now available available for purchase. Click here for purchasing information. 

  • NCSE Participants: All staff at participating institutions have complimentary access to the final report. If you need help in gaining report access, please send an email to the NCSE help desk.
  • NCSE Sponsors: All study sponsors have complimentary access to the final report. For instructions on how to access the study results, please email the NCSE help desk.
  • NCSE Products for Non-Participants: The complete study can be purchased through the NACUBO online bookstore.


2017 NACUBO Commonfund Endowment Study Sponsors

NACUBO would like to thank the 2017 Study sponsors for their generous contributions, which make the NCSE production possible.

Primary Contributor: Commonfund Institute

President's Circle: Goldman Sachs, Prime Buchholz, Russell Investments

Gold: Atlanta Consulting Group, Callan LLC,

Silver: AON Hewitt, BNY Mellon, Burgundy Asset Management, Fiduciary Wealth Partners, LCG Associates


Additional Resources

Contact NACUBO NCSE personnel for questions regarding the study.


Ken Redd

Senior Director, Research and Policy Analysis


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