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At Small Colleges, Harsh Lessons About Cash Flow

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Replies to: At Small Colleges, Harsh Lessons About Cash Flow

  • HannaHanna Registered User Posts: 14,905 Senior Member
    Not many costs can be absorbed by a university system. I don't know what type of operations you're thinking of. If it costs X to run a dining hall, that's what it costs. The fact that a school gets state funding doesn't affect expenditure numbers. Expenditure numbers tell you a good deal about where the college's resources are going and the kind of staff and faculty it can attract. That's comparable across LACs.
  • ECmotherx2ECmotherx2 Registered User Posts: 2,158 Senior Member
    You also have to factor in endowment, return on investments, etc.
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