By the Numbers


The Orfalea College of Business has a vision to become the undisputed leader in experiential business education. Thousands of individuals, companies and foundations give back to the college each year, adding up to a vibrant community of support that makes our vision a reality. Gifts made throughout the year allow the college and its academic areas to provide timely support for Learn by Doing projects and extracurricular programs, while endowments generate lasting income for the college’s key programs. Together, these funds ensure a sustainable future for the Orfalea College of Business as it prepares career-ready graduates. Totals were recorded at the conclusion of Fiscal Year 2016-17 on June 30, 2017.

$3,969,316
Gifts and commitments raised in FY 2017
1,416
Gifts and pledges in FY 2017
75%+
Gifts were between $1 and $5,000
$154,705
Raised via corporate gift matching in FY 2017


Types of Gifts During FY 2017

$1,401,776
New Gifts
$702,690
New Pledges
$1,864,850
Testamentary


New Gift Sources of Support in FY 2017:

12%
Personal, Private Foundation and Other Organizations
38.2%
Corporate, Corporate Matching, Corporate Foundations
49.8%
Alumni and Individuals


Total Gifts and Commitments to the Orfalea College of Business


84
College endowments
$26,440,145
Total amount of the college’s endowments
$1,473,673
Endowment payouts during FY 2017