Saturday, July 4, 2020

C-Suite Agenda

$43.60 Billion In 2017: Top 20 U.S. Institutions That Received The Most Charitable Contributions

Harvard University

Among the small handful of institutions to make the annual list, in all, there are now two universities (Harvard and Stanford) to surpass the $1 billion mark, according to the Council for Aid to Education (CAE).

Harvard University ($1.28 billion) raised the most in 2017, followed by Stanford University, with $1.13 billion. Cornell University has ranked No. 3 on the list of the 20 US universities that raised the most money in 2017, followed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology at $672.94 million and the University of Southern California at $668.33 million.

Last year universities and colleges in the United States raised $43.60 billion.

The 20 US Universities That Raised The Most Money in 2017

RankInstitutionTotal raised
1Harvard University$1.28 billion
2Stanford University$1.13 billion
3Cornell University$743.50 million
4Massachusetts Institute of Technology$672.94 million
5University of Southern California$668.33 million
6Johns Hopkins University$636.91 million
7University of Pennsylvania$626.49 million
8Columbia University$603.08 million
9Yale University$595.89 million
10Duke University$581.05 million
11New York University$567.12 million
12University of Washington$553.89 million
13University of California-Los Angeles$550.93 million
14University of Chicago$483.47 million
15University of Michigan$456.13 million
16University of Notre Dame$451.43 million
17University of California-San Francisco$422.17 million
18University of California-Berkeley$404.59 million
19Ohio State University$401.85 million
20Indiana University$398.26 million
Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj
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