ERIC Number: ED470838
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Dec-10
Reference Count: N/A
Fiscal Year 2004 Higher Education Budget Recommendations. Implementing the Illinois Commitment: Partnerships, Opportunities and Excellence.
Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.
This document contains fiscal year 2004 budget recommendations for Illinois higher education operations, grants, and capital improvements. These recommendations have been developed with a focus on the programs and activities necessary to continue the implementation of "The Illinois Commitment" while being cognizant of the state's current funding outlook and economic environment. The recommendations call for the state to invest $2,665 million in general funds for higher education operations and grants in fiscal year 2004, an increase of $123.8 million, or 4.9% over the previous fiscal year. When all appropriated funds and income funds are included, the budget recommendation totals $3,824.2 million, an increase of $150.8 million, or 4.1% over the current fiscal year. The fiscal year 2004 recommendations for capital improvements total $341.8 million. Chapter 1 contains an executive summary, and chapter 2 discusses priorities in a challenging time. Chapters 3 through 8 outline the appropriations for operations and grants, and chapters 9 through 11 discuss capital improvements. An appendix contains related higher education data. (Contains 3 figures and 45 tables.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Budgets, Capital Outlay (for Fixed Assets), Educational Finance, Educational Improvement, Grants, Higher Education, Operating Expenses, Partnerships in Education, Program Budgeting, Resource Allocation
Illinois State Board of Higher Education, 431 East Adams Street, Second Floor, Springfield, IL 62701-1418. Tel: 217-782-2551.
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois