Northern Michigan University Budget Hearing

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					General Budget Orientation and Discussion
Mr. Gavin Leach, Vice President for Finance and Administration

Fund Types
 Current funds (Operating) ● General fund ● Designated fund ● Auxiliary fund ● Expendable restricted fund  Non-current funds (Non-operating) ● Student loan fund ● Endowment fund ● Plant fund ● Insurance fund ● Agency fund

Current Fund (Operating) Activities
 General Fund
● Academic and instructional programs and their administration – programs

primarily supported by appropriation, tuition and fees, indirect cost recoveries, investment income, and incidental revenues of departments ● Base budget
 Recurring budget line items such as personnel, supplies, equipment, utilities, debt

service, and other related expenditures
● Designated and carryover budget  University funds remaining from the prior fiscal year. These funds include amounts contractually committed (i.e., purchase orders issued, unspent faculty contractual travel funds), general operating reserves, and departmental operating carry-over balances.

 Designated Fund
● Operations that generate revenues for specific purposes that are not restricted

by donors, supporting agencies, or patrons – generate revenue to support their ongoing operations but may receive some general fund support and also include departmental equipment reserves ● Major operations include: intercollegiate athletics, Superior Dome operations, Berry Events Center, recreational services, telephone systems, NMU Foundation support, printing services, etc.

Current Fund (Operating) Activities
 Auxiliary Activities Fund

(continued)

● Activities of revenue-producing, self-supporting activities that perform a

service for, but are not themselves educational and general activities, and do not receive state support ● Major operations include: Residence Life, Dining Services, Bookstore, University Center operations, and the Health Center ● Recurring budget line items such as personnel, supplies, equipment, utilities, debt service, and other related expenditures

 Expendable Restricted Fund ● Funds that are restricted for specific purposes stated by the supporting
agencies or donors ● Primary funding sources include federal financial aid, private scholarships, and federal, state, and local grants

Non-current Fund Activities
 Student Loan Fund
● Maintained to account for loans to students of the institution

 Endowment Fund
● Maintained to account for money or investments received for endowments where donor

has specified that the principal may not be expended, term endowments (donor specified period to hold principal), and funds functioning as endowment (donor did not require funds be held in perpetuity, but governing board has decided to treat as endowment)

 Plant Fund
● Funds held to account for: the acquisition of physical properties to be used for

institutional purposes, renewal and replacement of institutional properties, retirement of indebtedness of institutional properties, and funds expended and invested in institutional plant properties

 Insurance Fund
● Funds held to account for institution’s employee insurance and institutional physical

plant and liability insurance programs

 Agency Fund
● Funds received by the institution to be held or disbursed only on the instruction or behalf

of the person or organization from whom they are received – custodial funds (i.e., amounts withheld for taxes, social security, insurance, etc.)

NMU Total Resources Operating Budget
Total = $165.9 million

Note: This graph displays total resources net of scholarships costs. If scholarship costs were not deducted from Tuition and Fees, Dining Revenues, and Residence Life Revenues the Total Resources Operating Budget would be $192.3 million.

General Fund Budget

General Fund Budget Process Timeline
Fiscal Year 2009-10
 February:  February:      

March/April: April 30/May 1: May/June: May/June??: June ??: July 16/17:

Governor State of the State Governor Executive Budget to the legislature House Budget Subcommittee Hearing Board of Trustees Meeting Senate Budget Subcommittee House and Senate floor votes House/Senate Conference Committee Board of Trustees Meeting
(may need special board meeting to set tuition and fees)

General Fund Resources

NMU Total Resources General Fund Budget
Total = $102.4 million

Note: This graph displays total resources net of scholarships costs. If scholarship costs were not deducted from Tuition and Fees the Total Resources General Fund Budget would be $112.9 million.

Total General Fund Resources History
(Source: Actual General Fund Revenues State of Michigan HEIDI Database)

1981

1991

2001

2008

To maintain financial reporting consistency with fiscal years ’81, ’91, and ’01 data, financial aid was not deducted from ’08 tuition and fee revenue.

Appropriation
Appropriation History
(shown in 000,000s)

Fiscal Year Equated Student (FYES)
 Calculation: ● Total undergraduate credit hours divided by 30 equals 1 FYES ● Total graduate credit hours divided by 24 equals 1 FYES ● NMU Total FYES for FY2008 = 8,428
 Fall 2007 Headcount (FY2008) = 9,358  Fall 2008 Headcount (FY2009) = 9,347

NMU Appropriation per FYES

Appropriations per FYES
Fiscal Year 2008-2009
FY 2009 Appropriation divided by FY2008 FYES

Source: Presidents Council, State Universities of Michigan

Tuition and Fee Rates
Fiscal Year 2008-2009
Annual resident undergraduate tuition and fee rates

Source: Presidents Council, State Universities of Michigan

Non-resident Tuition and Fee Rate Comparison
FY2008-2009 Annual nonresident undergraduate tuition and fee rates

Source: Michigan President’s Council Report on Tuition and Fees for FY2008-09

General Fund Expenditures

Total Costs per FYES: NMU vs. Michigan 12
Fiscal Year 2007-2008

Michigan 12 (M12): excludes Michigan State University, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, and Wayne State University)

State Comparison of NMU vs. M11 Universities
Revenues and Expenditures per FYES Fiscal Year 2007-2008
Resources State Appropriation for State FY General Fund Tuition and Fees Less: Financial Aid Subtotal-Net Tuition and Fees Investment Income Indirect Cost Recovery Federal Funds Other General Fund Revenue Total Resources Expenditures Instruction Research Academic Support Subtotal-Academic Programs Public Service Student Service Institutional Support Plant Operations Auxiliary Enterprises Transfers Total Expenditures Rank 3 11 4 12 3 6 5 8 9 10 8 1 9 6 4 9 5 4 5 7 NMU M11 Avg* $5,478 $4,204 $7,388 $8,695 ($1,296) ($1,095) $6,092 $9,790 $110 $91 $41 $127 $0 $3 $124 $256 $11,845 $14,470 $4,720 $48 $1,827 $6,595 $69 $883 $1,297 $1,536 $250 $1,338 $11,969 $5,553 $167 $1,497 $7,217 $122 $717 $1,562 $1,349 $220 $1,036 $12,223 Difference $1,274 ($1,307) ($201) ($3,698) $19 ($86) ($3) ($132) ($2,625) ($833) ($119) $330 ($622) ($53) $166 ($265) $187 $30 $302 -$254

NMU Total Cost per FYES History
 FY 1998: $ 9,643 (10 years)  FY 2002*: $10,343 (5 years)  FY 2008*: $11,969 ● Total costs per student (FYES) increased a total 24.1% over the past 10 years (approximate average increase of 2.4% per year since 1998)

* Includes costs for implementation of TLC (NMU’s notebook computer program – providing all full-time students with notebook computer on two-year replacement cycle)

History – Total Revenues per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Appropriations per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Tuition Revenue per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Financial Aid per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Investment Income per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Total Expenditures per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database Note: NMU’s costs include implementation of the TLC (notebook computer program) during this time period.

History – Instruction per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Research per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Academic Support per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database Note: NMU’s costs include implementation of the TLC (notebook computer program) during this time period.

History – Total Academic Programs per FYES
(Instruction, Research, and Academic Support)

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database Note: NMU’s costs include implementation of the TLC (notebook computer program) during this time period.

History – Public Services per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Student Services per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Institutional Support per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Plant Operations per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database Note: Includes heating plant / utilities

History – Plant Operations (excluding utilities) per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database Note: Includes heating plant / utilities

History – Utilities per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database Note: Note LSSU went from reporting $268 per FYES in 1998 to $0 for 2003 and 2008.

History – Plant Operations (excluding utilities) per Square Foot

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

History – Auxiliary Activities per FYES
(Primarily Intercollegiate Athletics)

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database Note: Note LSSU went from reporting $268 per FYES in 1998 to $0 for 2003 and 2008.

Auxiliary Activities Total Expenditures
(Intercollegiate Athletics)
Expenditure
CMU EMU GVSU FSU LSSU MTU NMU OU $0 $4,582,379 $1,814,411 $1,778,603 $650,000 $0 $1,879,999 $1,029,639

1998
$0

2003
$0

2008

$4,609,233 $3,445,430 $2,089,400 $0 $0 $2,042,613 $1,916,215

$8,883,914 $4,932,951 $2,637,774 $0 $0 $2,107,503 $2,228,667

SVSU
UM-D UM-F WMU

$1,058,838
$550,582 $0 $9,985,247

$1,476,481
$62,163 $0 $8,112,358

$2,190,830
$480,322 $0 $7,156,763

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database Note: Note LSSU went from reporting $268 per FYES in 1998 to $0 for 2003 and 2008.

History – Transfers per FYES

Source: State of Michigan HEIDI Database

Budget Reduction History
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General Fund budget cuts/operational savings/ reallocations
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FY2003-04: FY2004-05: FY2005-06: FY2006-07: FY2007-08: FY2008-09:

$6.5 million $2.8 million $1.5 million $3.0 million $1.3 million $1.8 million

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Organizational efficiency – consolidation of organization structure and increased productivity = lower cost
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5 vice presidents to 2 ● 5 academic colleges to 3
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NMU faculty and staff are the most productive among the 15 public universities (student-to-staff ratio)

Productivity: Student-to-Staff Ratios
 NMU has the best overall staffing efficiency ratios of the

Michigan public universities
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Productivity (student-to-staff ratio) 27.9% greater than state average (M11 universities)
Productivity increase of 6.2% over past 5 years (approximate average increase of 1.2% per year)
Productivity* Rank #1 #1 #5

Staffing Type Administrative Faculty Service Total #1

* Based on number of students divided by the number of staff.


				
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