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FY17 fundraising shows strong momentum heading into public phase of our campaign

December 28, 2017

Fiscal year 2017 was the second-best fundraising year in CLA’s history, with more than 4,000 donors giving $19.5 million to support students, faculty, and the communities we serve.

Including FY17 results, CLA’s overall campaign tally rose to nearly $92 million, which is 61% of our $150 million goal. Here are some highlights: 

  • 87 new scholarships have been created since FY12 
  • 32 new graduate fellowship funds have been created since FY12 
  • 18 new funds for faculty research and endowed chairs and professorships have been created since FY12 
  • 1 in 10 alumni have made gifts to the campaign—more than 14,000 strong 
  • 87% of gifts made were less than $1,000 
  • 23 donors have made gifts of $1 million or more