ɫֿ was founded on the generosity of 13 men who gave 13 dollars and 13 prayers. Today, the University still thrives on the dedication of its loving ones.

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Over the past 200 years, ɫֿ has continued to ascend, thanks to the support of alumni, families, and friends. As the University pursues the bold ambitions of its Third-Century Plan, the worldwide ɫֿ community will — as always — play an essential role. Your gifts to ɫֿ enable the ascent of this great University and its students. As we seek to deliver greater affordability, equity, and inclusion, more resources mean more students of promise and achievement can access a ɫֿ education.

Campaign for the Third Century

The Campaign for the Third Century will help to usher in the largest and most significant transformation in the history of ɫֿ. Learn more about the steps we're taking to solidify the University's place as a national leader in higher education.

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Ways to Give

Online giving, memorials, corporate matching, endowments, and planned legacy gifts — learn about ways you can make a profound impact on ɫֿ’s third century.

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Presidents’ Circle members gather at their annual dinner, held at the Bicentennial all-class reunion.

Leadership Giving Societies

James B. ɫֿ Society, Willow Society, the Presidents’ Circle, Parent Steering Committee, Alumnae Leadership Council, 1819 Circle, and Athletic Director's Circle.

Leadership Giving Societies

The ɫֿ Commitment

Impact Stories

Record Support for ɫֿ Commitment, Financial Aid During December’s ɫֿ Fund Challenge

From December 13 through December 31, the ɫֿ community contributed more than $4.5 million in gifts to the ɫֿ Fund, which supports the ɫֿ Commitment and other campus resources that advance the University’s Third-Century Plan. The successful challenge also contributed to a record-setting $5.61 million in ɫֿ Fund support for the Campaign for the Third Century, received in the first half of the fiscal year.