"Return on Investment" for Outreach Programs

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November 2013
Dollars (1) generated through Outreach activities that are reinvested in the academic mission; the amount of direct University support, gross revenue leveraged from that support, and amount passed through to University academic and administrative units by Outreach.
Fiscal Year Direct University Support Gross Outreach revenue Amount passed through to academic and administrative units
2005/2006 $8.6 $62.5 $26.6
2006/2007 $9.0 $69.8 $29.5
2007/2008 $9.5 $76.9 $36.0
2008/2009 $10.1 $85.4 $43.9

(1) Dollars are in millions

Source: Penn State Outreach