The University of Missouri Board of Curators approved a budget of $3.5 billion dollars today. [Thursday]
The budget includes $1.6 billion in salaries and more than $514 million for benefit packages.
Half of the revenue is expected to come from auxiliary and patient revenues at MU Healthcare.
UM System President Mun Choi told the board freshman enrollment at Mizzou is up more than 17 percent from last year.