Some $205M Raised by RI Colleges and Universities in 2012

Feb 20, 2013

The latest look at how well Rhode Island’s colleges and universities did in fundraising last year finds six of the state’s nine institutions raised more than $205 million. That’s up from what they raised in 2011.

The Council for Aid to Education looked at fundraising for Rhode Island’s four-year institutions except Johnson & Whales, Salve Regina and Providence College.

Brown University topped the list raising a little more than $178 million, that’s up from 2011. Bryant University and Roger Williams University also saw their donations go up last year.

Brown University tops a recent fundraising report for 2012.
Credit RIPR file / RIPR

Fundraising dropped for the Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island College and the University of Rhode Island, with URI seeing the largest drop of about $6 million.

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A copy of the report can be found here.

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