Funding

The UCSF School of Pharmacy has an operating budget of more than $97 million. Like UCSF in general, the School of Pharmacy is state-assisted, not fully state-funded.

In addition to California state general funds, School of Pharmacy funding sources include federal contracts and grants, funds received in support of the California Poison Control System, other contracts and grants, faculty professional fees and School services, student professional fee and continuing education program income, private gifts, and indirect cost recovery funds.

Fiscal year 2014-2015
Approximate operating budget: $97,127,288
Funding category Amount Percentage
Federal contracts and grants $37,280,102 38.4%
Other contracts and grants $13,437,122 13.8%
California Poison Control System $12,692,645 13.1%
California state general funds $9,654,863 9.9%
Faculty professional fees and School services $9,356,626 9.6%
Student professional fee income / continuing education $8,758,492 9.0%
Private gifts $3,486,190 3.6%
Indirect cost recovery funds $2,461,248 2.5%

Federal and other research contracts and grants awarded (millions)

Fiscal year Federal - NIH Federal - Other Other Total Awards
2015 $33.2M $5.3M $25.3M $63.8M
2014 $29.6M $5.4M $26.7M $61.6M
2013 $28.4M $5.5M $23.8M $57.8M
2012 $33.7M $4.0M $29.7M $67.4M
2011 $28.7M $4.2M $23.9M $56.8M
2010 $35.2M $5.2M $23.6M $63.9M
2009 $30.5M $5.2M $22.4M $58.1M