State Appropriation Per Full-Time Equivalent Resident Student
Northwest
2015-16 through 2016-17
% Change
   2015-16   2016-17   1 Yr   5 Yr 
Total Appropriation (in millions)  $     20.3  $     20.7 2% 8%
FTE Enrollment
Resident only       3,778       3,603 -5% -12%
Appropriation per FTE Student
Resident only  $   5,373  $   5,745 7% 23%
Value of Dollar  $     1.00  $     1.00 0% -4%
Appropriation per FTE Student in 2014
Value Dollars
Resident only  $   5,379  $   5,745 7% 18%
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