The Campaign for DePauw Sets New Record

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DePauw University says it has set a new capital campaign fundraising record. The Campaign for DePauw, which launched in 2014, has now raised a record $380 million in gifts and commitments.

The campaign remains open until June 30. The university says, to date, the campaign has raised:

  • $71 million for academic life, including funds for student-faculty research across the curriculum, endowed chairs and support for the School of Music.
  • $40 million for student engagement and experiential learning.
  • $91 million in investments to the campus.
  • $48 million in unrestricted support and other areas.
  • $36 million in annual operating support through The Fund for DePauw.

The campaign broke the $376.6 million record set in 2000 as a result of The Campaign for DePauw: Leadership for a New Century.

“To achieve a campaign amount of this magnitude is a tribute to our alumni, trustees and committed donors around the world,” President Mark McCoy said in a news release. “The exceptional loyalty and generosity of alumni and friends reflect the quality of the DePauw experience and our tradition of producing leaders the world needs.”

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