Create an Endowment


Below is a list of campus-wide endowment opportunities. The dollar figures reflect the minimum amount necessary for adequate funding. Any of these endowments would be enhanced by gifts in excess of the minimum amount listed.

Student Support
Undergraduate $25,000
Graduate Fellowship $50,000
Faculty Support *
Distinguished University Chair $2,000,000
Distinguished Chair $1,000,000
Chair $500,000
Distinguished Professorship $400,000
Professorship $250,000
Distinguished Scholar $100,000
Faculty Fellowship $50,000
Other Endowments
Lecture or Seminar Series $100,000
Program Support $25,000
General Unrestricted $25,000


* The annual endowment spending allocation from the endowed chairs, professorships and fellowships listed above will be used for salary supplementation and for other professional support, including research of the holder. Generally, the university will pay from its funds such amounts as are necessary to set the salary of holder at a level commensurate with his or her record, experience and position in the faculty.