The Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry has an operating budget of more than $39 million. The department, and the UCSF School of Pharmacy of which it is a part, are state-assisted, not fully state-funded.

In addition to California state general funds, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry funding sources include federal and other contracts and grants, private gifts, faculty professional fees and School services, student professional fee and continuing education program income, and indirect cost recovery funds.

Expenditures by funding source

Fiscal year 2017-2018
Approximate operating budget: $39,258,035
Funding category Amount Percentage
Federal contracts and grants $17,470,699 44.5%
Other contracts and grants $10,881,542 27.7%
Private gifts $2,740,640 7.0%
Faculty professional fees and School services $2,482,442 6.3%
California state general funds $2,370,098 6.0%
Student professional fee income / continuing education $2,134,359 5.4%
Indirect cost recovery funds $1,178,255 3.0%
California Poison Control System $0 0.0%

Federal and other research contracts and grants awarded (millions)

Fiscal year Federal - NIH Federal - Other Other Total Awards
2018 $15.4M $1.8M $10.7M $28.0M
2017 $15.3M $2.2M $10.7M $28.2M
2016 $14.2M $2.5M $10.6M $27.3M
2015 $16.0M $2.0M $7.8M $25.8M
2014 $13.5M $2.2M $5.7M $21.4M
2013 $11.9M $2.2M $5.2M $19.2M
2012 $15.3M $1.7M $7.9M $24.9M
2011 $12.8M $1.4M $6.6M $20.8M
2010 $12.0M $1.7M $7.1M $20.9M
2009 $12.2M $0.7M $7.4M $20.2M