FAQS: Answers to your questions about Trinity!
Who’s Who at Trinity?
Trying to figure out who’s in charge around here, or who can help you with a particular issue? Check out our Trinity’s Who’s Who page to find just the right person to help you!
Fast Facts About Trinity
Want to become a real expert on Trinity in a short period of time? Just know these Fast Facts!
Money, Money, Money!
Top Money FAQs
- How much does Trinity cost?
- How does Trinity spend my money?
- Where can I get more information on Trinity’s finances?
Tuition and Budget Information
How much does Trinity cost?
Trinity’s tuition prices and related fees vary by the school in which the student enrolls, the degree level, and whether the student is full-time or part-time. Tuition prices also change annually.
To see the current list of tuition and fees visit the Tuition and Fees page of Trinity’s website.
For more detailed information on Trinity’s tuition rates for 2013-2014, Trinity’s budget and spending allocations, please take a minute to view the 2012 Tuition Slideshow (PowerPoint).
How does Trinity spend my money?
The illustration below shows how Trinity spends $35 million in revenues in Fiscal 2013. 46 cents of every dollar goes for salaries and benefits for faculty and staff. 22 cents goes back to students in the form of scholarships and grants. 14 cents of every dollar supports facilities. The rest of the expense budget is illustrated. Trinity can account for every penny and all expenditures are absolutely essential for the operation of an effective university.
Take a minute to review the 2012 Tuition Slideshow (PowerPoint) on Trinity’s tuition and budget, including more detailed FAQs about how we spend your money.
In the current fiscal year (2012, which is the 2011-2012 academic year), Trinity receives about $28 million in net student tuition and fees (“net” means what’s left after we reduce the gross tuition by the amount we award back to students in grants.) In addition, Trinity has received about $7 million in other revenues — mostly gifts and grants, or from auxiliary enterprises like conferences and food service.
Where can I get more information on Trinity’s finances?
Trinity engages the accounting firm of Brown Edwards LLP to conduct the annual audit, and the audited financial statements provide a detailed picture of Trinity’s finances. Click on the fiscal year of interest to you below to go to the audited financial statements for those years:
- Fiscal 2013 (July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013)
- Fiscal 2012 (July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012)
- Fiscal 2011 (July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2011)
- Fiscal 2010 (July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2010)
- Fiscal 2009 (July 1, 2008 to June 30, 2009)
- Fiscal 2008 (July 1, 2007 to June 30, 2008)
- Fiscal 2007 (July 1, 2006 to June 30, 2007)
- Fiscal 2006 (July 1, 2005 to June 30, 2006)
You can also see Trinity’s Form 990 Federal Tax Return here:
- 2012 Trinity Form 990
- 2011 Trinity Form 990
- 2010 Trinity Form 990
- 2009 Trinity Form 990 (Federal Tax Return)