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University at Buffalo: State Tax Funding Loss

Since April of 2008, the University at Buffalo’s state tax support has significantly deteriorated due to the national and statewide fiscal crisis. A recap:

  • 2008-2009 fiscal year: UB received a $25 million budget cut
  • 2009-2010 fiscal year: UB’s budget already reduced by another $13 million

*In total, over the last 2 years, UB’s state operating budget has been reduced by $38 million.

UB’s State Tax Funding Loss
for Fiscal Years 2008-2009 and 2009-2010
DATE SUNY UB
April/May 2008 $50M $6M
July/August 2008 $96M $15M
April/May 2009 $30M $6M
October/November 2009 $90M $13M
Total $266M $40M

UB State Operating Budget (State Tax funds Plus Tuition Revenue)

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Last Modified: Monday March 01 2010