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Harvard Finances

Stanford Imposes Deeper Cuts, Too

Updated. Citing the deepening economic and financial crises, Stanford has decided to make deeper expense cuts in the next fiscal year; Yale recently imposed deeper cuts, too.

The Fiscal Crunch

Harvard and its schools are preparing for broad and potentially deep cost reductions.

In the Hole

Harvard assesses the feasibility of completing capital projects now under way, and the timing of other parts of its institutional master plan.

Harder Times

An update on the University’s initial responses to the worsening economic climate

Harvard Borrows $2.5 Billion: The Costs and Rationale

The University moved quickly to sell new bond issues, to refund existing short-term debt, to increase financial flexibility, and as it turns out to extricate itself from expensive interest-rate swap agreements.