U in top 20 college fundraisers

by Alex Ebert

The Univeristy of Minnesota was 17th on the AP’s list of top college and university fundraisers in fiscal year 2008.


Topping the list was Stanford with $785.04 million, outpacing second place Harvard by over $100 million.


Another story written in USA Today on Wednesday said charitable contributions to colleges and universities hit $31.6 billion in 2008.