The success of Niagara University relies heavily on private support from alumni and friends, which allows for the continuation of quality education and services the university provides. Life-changing opportunities and experiences are made available to every student through loyal philanthropic support that changes the lives of our students and makes a difference in their futures. The generosity of so many has a lasting impact on future successes and demonstrates the true Power of Niagara University.
Powering Transformation: The Campaign for Niagara University will challenge the university and its benefactors to consider multi-year investments in our students, faculty, outreach programs, curriculum, and facilities. By making Niagara a top philanthropic priority, supporters of the campaign will show the world the true potential of the Power of Niagara.
Your support greatly impacts the lives of our students every day. We look forward to discussing these funding opportunities with you in greater detail and creating a funding structure that matches your philanthropic interests and priorities.
The Niagara Fund is an opportunity for alumni, faculty, staff, students, parents, and friends of the university to come together to make a difference in the quality of education and services the university provides. Niagara University’s success depends largely on private support from friends and alumni.
Niagara University provides financial aid to 99 percent of incoming undergraduate students. This support plays a major role in a student’s decision to attend NU.
Scholarship funds can be endowed with a minimum gift of $50,000. These funds are invested and will award in perpetuity. Our current spending policy is approved annually by the Board of Trustees, and is calculated as 5 percent of a three-year moving average of the market value of endowment assets.
You can build your legacy at Niagara University through an endowment gift. You can create an endowed fund to benefit an area of the university that’s important to you – doing this will allow the impact of your giving to continue to make a difference to Niagara University students even after your lifetime.
Leave a legacy with Niagara University that supports a cause your care about while meeting your philanthropic and financial goals. Planned gifts not only preserve your assets now, but also support the future of Niagara University. Let us help you make the gift that’s right for you.