Quinnipiac Parents Fund

Gifts to the Quinnipiac Parents Fund support high-impact educational and developmental programs that benefit current students. Your philanthropic support helps to ensure that students continue to reach their academic dreams through the quality educational experience that Quinnipiac offers.

What is the Quinnipiac Fund for Parents?
The Quinnipiac Fund for Parents includes unrestricted and restricted gifts that provide the University with funding to support students and faculty.

Why is the Quinnipiac Fund for Parents vital to Quinnipiac University?
Support from parents helps Quinnipiac to provide programs, such as:

  • First-year seminars and experiences
  • Common intellectual experiences
  • Learning communities
  • Writing-intensive courses
  • Collaborative assignments and projects
  • Undergraduate research
  • Diversity education and global learning
  • Service learning and community-based learning

Will my gift make a difference?
Participation is the cornerstone of the Quinnipiac Parents Fund. Gifts, in any amount, generate additional resources for the University and signal support and enthusiasm for the education Quinnipiac provides. In turn, foundations, corporations and other funding organizations are motivated to support universities whose own communities invest heavily in the success and future of the institution.

What is the President's Council?
Make a leadership gift of $1,000 or more to Quinnipiac and you become a member of the President's Council. You can direct your gift to the Quinnipiac Parents Fund, a scholarship, academic unit, or program that is meaningful to you. The President's Council members are recognized on several levels including in University publications and at invitation-only events throughout the year. Learn more

Will my employer match my gift?
There are nearly 1,000 companies that will match gifts made by their employees to colleges and universities. If you or your spouse works for a company that has a matching-gift program, your gift to the University can be significantly increased. Please contact your employer's human resources department for further information.

How do I make a gift?
Make a gift via our secure Internet server
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