The University of Arkansas
The University of Arkansas raised $131.6 million in private fundraising support in fiscal year 2016, it was announced Thursday. That’s the third-best year in the school’s history, and the sixth consecutive year that fundraising support has eclipsed $100 million.
“Private gift support continues to be critically important to our campus as it adds to the academic opportunities available to our faculty, staff and students,” Chancellor Joe Steinmetz said in a university news release. “We are in an excellent position for entering the public phase of Campaign Arkansas and look forward to sharing the progress we’ve made.”
The amount of private gift support in 2016 surpassed the university’s goal of $115 million and included gifts of cash, gifts-in-kind,... [ MORE ]