State Appropriation Per Full-Time Equivalent Resident Student
East
2015-16 through 2016-17
% Change
   2015-16   2016-17   1 Yr   5 Yr 
Total Appropriation (in millions)  $     11.0  $     11.5 5% 19%
FTE Enrollment
Resident only       2,488       2,419 -3% -2%
Appropriation per FTE Student
Resident only  $   4,421  $   4,754 8% 21%
Value of Dollar  $     1.00  $     1.00 0% -4%
Appropriation per FTE Student in 2014
Value Dollars
Resident only  $   4,426  $   4,754 7% 17%
Notes: The value of the previous years' dollars is based on the calendar year Consumer Price indices. 
The Consumer Price Index for 2016-17 is 238.8, the average of the June and July 2016 indices.
Source: University Budget Office