Donor Support Hero

Donor Support 2019-20

The California State University 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 has again reached new record highs.

Chancellor's Message

Three students walking together

Chancellor Joseph I. Castro shares his appreciation for the generous philanthropic support in 2019-20 and how it powers the mission of the university.

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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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New Heights of Support

Generous giving from our donors allowed the CSU to reach new records in key philanthropic metrics. This giving supports student, campus communities and powers a bright future for the University.

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.

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Wang Award

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

Meet the Awardees