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Donor Support 2018-19

The California State University system is profoundly grateful for the myriad ways in which alumni, faculty, staff, trustees, champions, and friends have given in support of our students, values and mission. Philanthropic support in 2018-19 reached unprecedented highs.

Chancellor's Message

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Chancellor Timothy P. White shares his deep appreciation for the generous gifts of donors and champions in 2018-19—as well as what’s on the horizon for the CSU.

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Donor Stories

Our donors give in a range of ways, helping to fund deserv​​ing students’ education, as well as supporting ​directed research, athletics, and programs that benefit the greater good.

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A Record-break​​ing Year

Due to the generous support of our donors, the CSU broke records across several philanthropic metrics. This support enhances campus communities and fosters student su​ccess.​​​​

Gift Commi​tments

Gift Receipts


Endowment Market Value

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Meet Some Aspiring Teacher Scholars

Generously funded by an anonymous donor, the Aspiring Teacher Scholarship is open to student in post-baccalaureate teacher education programs who expressed an interest in working with English learners, and/or students who are bilingual. This award has provided over 100 scholarships and a $1 million in support for students.

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Donate directly to a C​SU campus or to the CSU Foundation.

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​Trustees’ Awards

These 23 outstanding students represent the very best ​the CSU has to offer.

Meet the Awardees

Wang Award

The Wang Family Excellence Award recognizes outstanding faculty members and one administrator from across the CSU.

Meet the Awardees