Record giving supports students

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​CMU enrolls a diverse breadth of smart, driven students who’​ve shown they can be leaders if given the opportunity. Most are from Michigan; many intend to stay and help the state flourish.

Once here, students gain experiences in the classroom and beyond — building the knowledge, mindset and skills sought by employers. This requires active engagement from faculty, staff, alumni and friends, and we’​re proud to report fiscal year 2016 saw record-giving support of our students.

  • Current gifts
    $17,693,009
  • Planned gifts
    $6,979,656
  • Total giving
    $24,672,665
  • Additional pledges:
    $7.4 million
  • Previous annual record (2013-14):
    $16.5 million​



25,822

gifts




1,286

first-time donors




1,269

loyalty donors giving five consecutive years




100%

giving from
​Athletics staff

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150 alumni events

with 11,000 participants, who give back at a rate nearly five times higher than​
​the national average​

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