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The Ivy League is a collegiate athletic conference comprisin sports teams frae aicht private institutions o heicher eddication in the Northeastren Unitit States.

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Ivy League varsities hae some o the lairgest varsity financial endowments in the warld, which allaes the varsities tae provide mony resoorces for thair academic programs an research endeavors. As o 2014, Harvard Varsity haes an endowment o $36.4 billion.[1] Addeetionally, each varsity receives millions o dollars in research grants an ither subsidies frae federal an state govrenment.

Locations o Ivy League varsities
Institution Location Athletic nickname Unnergraduate enrollment Graduate enrollment Tot enrollment 2015 Endowment Academic staff Motto
Brown Varsity Providence,
Rhode Island
Bears 6,316[2] 2,333[2] 8,649 $3.3 billion[3] 736[4] In Deo Speramus
(In God We Hope)
Columbia Varsity New York Ceety,
New York
Lions 7,160[5] 15,760[5] 22,920 $9.6 billion[6] 3,763[7] In lumine Tuo videbimus lumen
(In Thy licht shall we see the licht)
Cornell Varsity Ithaca,
New York
Big Red 13,931[8] 6,702[8] 20,633 $6.2 billion[9] 2,908 I wad foond an institution whaur ony person can find instruction in ony study.
Dartmouth College Hanover,
New Hampshire
Big Green 4,248[10] 1,893[10] 6,141 $4.7 billion[11] 571 Vox clamantis in deserto
(The vyce o ane cryin in the wilderness)[12]
Harvard Varsity Cambridge,
Massachusetts
Crimson 7,181[13] 14,044[13] 21,225 $37.6 billion[14] 4,671[15] Veritas
(Truth)
Varsity o Pennsylvanie Philadelphia,
Pennsylvanie
Quakers 10,337[16] 10,306[16] 20,643 $10.1 billion[17] 4,464[18] Leges sine moribus vanae
(Laws wioot morals are uiseless)[19]
Princeton Varsity Princeton,
New Jersey
Tigers 5,113[20] 2,479[20] 7,592 $22.7 billion[9] 1,172 Dei sub numine viget
(Unner God's pouer she flourishes)
Yale Varsity New Haven,
Connecticut
Bulldugs 5,275[21] 6,391[21] 11,666 $25.6 billion[22] 4,140[23] אורים ותומים
Lux et veritas
(Licht an truth)

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  1. Fitzpatrick, Dan (2014-09-23). "Harvard Endowment Earns 15.4% Return for Fiscal 2014". The Wall Street Journal. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Facts about Brown University". Brown.edu. Retrieved 2011-01-30. 
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  5. 5.0 5.1 [1]. Columbia University Common Data Set. Retrieved on 2010-04-18.
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  7. http://www.columbia.edu/cu/opir/abstract/opir_faculty_history_1.htm
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Cornell Common Data Set" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-01-30. 
  9. 9.0 9.1 Peter Jacobs, "How All the Ivy League Endowments Performed," Business Insider, Oct. 22, 2014 (businessinsider.com/ivy-league-university-endowments-fiscal-year-2014-returns-2014-10)
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  11. "College endowment valued at $4.5 billion," The Dartmouth, Sept. 16, 2014 (thedartmouth.com/2014/09/16/news/college-endowment-valued-at-4-5-billio)
  12. The umwhile translation is that mair commonly uised bi Dartmouth itsel
  13. 13.0 13.1 [2]. Harvard University Factbook. Retrieved on 2010-04-18.
  14. Michael McDonald, "Harvard’s 15.4% Gain Trails as Mendillo Successor Sought," Bloomberg.com/news, Sept. 24, 2014 (bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-23/harvard-has-15-4-investment-gain-trailing-dartmouth-penn-1-.html)
  15. http://www.provost.harvard.edu/institutional_research/Provost_-_09_18-19facuni.pdf
  16. 16.0 16.1 "Penn: Facts and Figures". Upenn.edu. 2010-11-19. Retrieved 2011-01-30. 
  17. Michael McDonald, "University of Pennsylvania Posts 17.5% Investment Return," Bloomberg.com/news, Sept. 18, 2014 (bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-18/university-of-pennsylvania-posts-17-5-investment-return-1-.html)
  18. "Penn: Penn Facts". The University of Pennsylvania. Retrieved 8 October 2014. 
  19. Guide to the Usage of the Seal and Arms of the University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center, University of Pennsylvania. Retrieved 10 September 2009.
  20. 20.0 20.1 [3]. Princeton University Common Data Set. Retrieved on 2010-04-18.
  21. 21.0 21.1 "Factsheet – Statistical Summary of Yale University". Yale.edu. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2011-01-30. 
  22. Adrian Rodrigues, "Yale endowment rises to all-time high," Yale Daily News, Sept. 25, 2014 (yaledailynews.com/blog/2014/09/25/yale-endowment-rises-to-all-time-high)
  23. "About - Facts". Yale University. Retrieved 8 October 2014.