Annual Giving at Niagara University is made up of generous gifts from alumni, faculty, staff, students, parents and friends of the university. The success of Annual Giving and the spirit of shared experience and mutual encouragment that brings together Niagarans of all generations is essential to Niagara's enduring excellence.
Your gift supports:
• Scholarships and financial aid that attract deserving students who choose to pursue their studies at Niagara University
• Faculty and curriculum development to continue building NU's legacy of providing academic excellence in the Vincentian tradition
• State of the art technology that allows students and faculty the opportunity to advance in all areas of study
Lynch Society Alumni, parents and friends who make leadership commitments to Niagara receive special recognition for their generosity by being named members of the John Lynch Society, the university's leadership gift club. Established in honor of Father John J. Lynch, the Vincentian priest who founded Niagara University, the society represents distinguished donors who share the university’s vision and commitment to the education of young men and women.
Lynch Society Giving Levels:
President’s Club Cum Laude 50,000.00+
President’s Circle 25,000.00 – 49,999.99
Trustee’s Circle 10,000.00 – 24,999.99
Dean’s Circle 5,000.00 – 9,999.99
Founder’s Circle 1, 856.00 – 4,999.99
Young Alumni Society 500.00+ (6 – 10 years out)
Young Alumni Society 250.00+ (1 – 5 years out)
Special Donor Registration Group Levels:
Niagara Club 750.00 – 1,855.99
Purple Eagle Club 150.00 – 749.99
Patron Club 1.00 – 149.99
Every gift is important and is a vote of confidence in Niagra University and its future. Annual gifts may be made by check, tranfer of stock/securities or credit card using our Secure Online Gift Form. Regardless of size, your gift shows your Niagara Pride!
The success of the Annual Fund depends on the generosity of gifts and the coordinated efforts of the Offices of Annual Giving and Institutional Advancement, our major gift officers and our student phonathon workers. They all share a strong dedication to Niagara University and help to raise critical financial support.