Marriott School of Management
Donors: J. Willard and Alice Marriott
Year: 1988
Amount: $15 million
2012 Value*: $28.5 million

*2012 Value on each slide is based on inflation data provided by the U.S.Bureau of Labor Statistics. In two instances where the gift predated thebureau's data, information supplied by Oregon State University was used.
Photograph by Norm Betts/Bloomberg
Marriott School of Management
Donors: J. Willard and Alice Marriott
Year: 1988
Amount: $15 million
2012 Value*: $28.5 million

*2012 Value on each slide is based on inflation data provided by the U.S.Bureau of Labor Statistics. In two instances where the gift predated thebureau's data, information supplied by Oregon State University was used.
Photograph by Norm Betts/Bloomberg

The High Cost of B-School Naming Rights

Brigham Young University
Brigham Young University
Marriott School of Management
Donors: J. Willard and Alice Marriott
Year: 1988
Amount: $15 million
2012 Value*: $28.5 million

*2012 Value on each slide is based on inflation data provided by the U.S.Bureau of Labor Statistics. In two instances where the gift predated thebureau's data, information supplied by Oregon State University was used.
Photograph by Norm Betts/Bloomberg
Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon University
Tepper School of Business
Donor: David Tepper
Year: 2004
Amount: $55 million
2012 Value: $65.5 million
Cornell University
Cornell University
Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Donor: Samuel Curtis Johnson Jr.
Year: 1984
Amount: $20 million
2012 Value: $43.6 million
Courtesy Cornel University
Dartmouth College
Dartmouth College
Tuck School of Business
Donor: Edward Tuck
Year: 1900
Amount: $300,000
2012 Value: $7.9 million
Duke University
Duke University
Fuqua School of Business
Donor: J.B. Fuqua
Year: 1980
Amount: $10 million
2012 Value: $34.5 million
Emory University
Emory University
Goizueta Business School
Donor: Roberto Goizueta
Year: 1994
Amount: $10 million
2012 Value: $15 million
Indiana University
Indiana University
Kelley School of Business
Donor: E.W. Kelley
Year: 1997
Amount: $23 million
2012 Value: $32 million
Michigan State University
Michigan State University
Eli Broad College of Business
Donor: Eli Broad
Year: 1991
Amount: $20 million
2012 Value: $33 million
Photograph by Monica Almeida/The New York Times/Redux
Northwestern University
Northwestern University
Kellogg School of Management
Donor: John L. and Helen Kellogg Foundation
Year: 1979
Amount: $10 million
2012 Value: $31 million
New York University
New York University
Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Donor: Leonard Stern
Year: 1988
Amount: $30 million
2012 Value: $57 million
Photograph by Robin Platzer/FilmMagic/Getty Images
Rice University
Rice University
Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Donor: Houston Endowment
Year: 1974
Amount: $5 million
2012 Value: $22.9 million
Texas A&M University
Texas A&M University
Mays Business School
Donor: Lowry Mays
Year: 1996
Amount: $15 million
2012 Value: $29.8 million
Photograph by Evan Vucci/AP Photo
University of California at Berkeley
University of California at Berkeley
Haas School of Business
Donors: Walter and Elise Haas Fund
Year: 1989
Amount: $23.75 million
2012 Value: $43 million
University of California at Los Angeles
University of California at Los Angeles
UCLA Anderson School of Management
Donor: John Anderson
Year: 1987
Amount: $15 million
2012 Value: $29.8 million
University of Chicago
University of Chicago
Booth School of Business
Donor: David Booth
Year: 2008
Amount: $300 million
2012 Value: $313 million
Photograph by E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images
University of Michigan
University of Michigan
Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Donor: Stephen Ross
Year: 2004
Amount: $100 million
2012 Value: $119 million
University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota
Curtis L. Carlson School of Management
Donor: Curtis Carlson
Year: 1986
Amount: $25 million
2012 Value: $51.3 million
University of Notre Dame
University of Notre Dame
Mendoza College of Business
Donor: Tom and Kathy Mendoza
Year: 2000
Amount: $35 million
2012 Value: $45.7 million
University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania
The Wharton School
Donor: Joseph Wharton
Year: 1881
Amount: $100,000
2012 Value: $2.2 million
University of Texas at Austin
University of Texas at Austin
McCombs School of Business
Donor: Red McCombs
Year: 2000
Amount: $50 million
2012 Value: $65 million
University of Southern California
University of Southern California
Marshall School of Business
Donor: Gordon Marshall
Year: 1997
Amount: $35 million
2012 Value: $49.2 million