Welcome to the Office of Advancement! These pages can connect you to your alma mater, show you the impact of giving on the student experience or match your giving interests to the needs of Shenandoah. If you have any questions about Advancement at SU, please consult our full list of our staff contacts.
The Shenandoah Fund
Our donors create extraordinary experiences for our students to learn and discover. Gifts to The Shenandoah Fund create opportunities for our students to become global citizens and leaders in their fields.
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You may be surprised to know that more than 85% of current students receive some type of financial assistance. A student scholarship is the gift of a lifetime.
Since 1875, Shenandoah University has grown and prospered thanks to significant capital gifts from alumni, parents and friends. Capital gifts to Shenandoah ensure a strong permanent endowment, help to build and restore campus facilities and sustain a comprehensive range of academic programs. Shenandoah’s academic distinction and its institutional stability are a reflection of the generosity of its dedicated supporters.
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Shenandoah University’s advancement team cultivates lasting, authentic relationships through collaboration, creativity and integrity. We champion the university, advance its reputation, and garner the human and financial resources that support students and transform the university into a future-forward institution that educates and inspires.
The Alumni Association
With more than 21,000 graduates from seven different schools, Shenandoah has alumni impacting their communities, nation and the world! We hope that you choose to stay connected with your Hornet family.
Planned giving is an opportunity to build a legacy that will benefit others for years to come. >>>LEARN MORE ABOUT PLANNED GIVING
Grants & Foundations
The Office of Grant Support and Foundation Relations assists faculty and staff in developing and submitting proposals to private foundations and governmental agencies.
Shenandoah University is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All gifts are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.