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    Giving to UAlbany

1844 Giving Challenge Dollar for Dollar Match to Student Scholarships

Together, the UAlbany family is encouraging our students to succeed and our programs to thrive. Thank you to everyone who helped to make the 1844 Giving Challenge a success.

Grateful Graduates Class of 2021

Scholarship recipients from the Class of 2021 share heartfelt words of gratitude. Thanks to donor support, they are completing their academic journeys, reaching their goals and achieving their dreams.

Faculty and staff talk to students and enjoy breakfast at the reception.

The University recently celebrated its faculty and staff donors, the number of which has doubled in the past five years. Though their reasons for giving vary, their commitment to the students and the University is shared.

Campaign goal met. $162M raised.
Celebrating an Historic Milestone!

Thanks to you, the University at Albany has completed the most ambitious and successful fundraising campaign in our history. This Is Our Time: The Campaign for UAlbany inspired more than 34,000 alumni and friends to contribute $162 million, surpassing the campaign’s $150 million goal. Your gifts secured UAlbany’s mission of providing a life-changing education to hardworking, ambitious students, and reinforced  our university as a force for positive change. 

UAlbany Student Emergency Fund

The Student Emergency Fund is helping students who have lost jobs, or need laptops during the COVID-19 crisis. As families face new financial hardships due to the crisis, scholarship support will mean the difference between a student resuming their education in the fall or staying home.

Learn more about how Emergency Fund donations are helping students in need.

Purple and yellow tulips and the Carillon.

Learn more about the provisions applicable to charitable giving included in the new CARES Act, including a new charitable deduction and higher deduction limits.