Benchmarking of investment policies and practices with other higher education
institutions adds significant credibility in evaluating the stewardship of donor
funds. The annual NACUBO Endowment Study
is considered the best industry standard available and is the most comprehensive
source of data on college and university endowments. The survey addresses investment
performance and a broad variety of issue of concern to board members and administrators,
such as asset allocation, spending rates, and custodial relationships.
Every California State University institution is encouraged to participate in the