Outpouring of support fuels reimagined role of the University and liberal arts while strengthening connections around the world.
University Advancement Mission Statement
We inspire the Laurentian community to invest in St. Lawrence through lifelong connections and philanthropy, ensuring a transformative student experience for today and tomorrow.
Thank You to Every Laurentian!
The Campaign for Every Laurentian is the most successful fundraising initiative in University history. Over 20,000 Laurentians helped us exceed our goal and raise over $230 Million! A final impact report for The Campaign for Every Laurentian will be available later in the summer of 2021. Watch the celebration video:
Appleton Arena Phase II
The George W. Karpus ’68 Athletic Center at Appleton Arena will include locker rooms and facilities for the men's and women’s lacrosse, field hockey, softball, and men's and women’s rowing teams. It will also include an expansion of the Michael “Buddy” Cornacchia ’74 Strength and Conditioning Center to prepare Division III student-athletes for competition. Supporting this exciting, new chapter of Appleton Arena will ensure a successful experience for generations of future Saints.
The 50-50s Don Leet Legacy Fund
“The 50-50s Don Leet Legacy Fund” (“50-50s Fund”) is a new endowment fund, supported by donors to the men’s lacrosse program, to honor and support men’s lacrosse student-athletes as they strive to uphold the values of character, competitiveness, grit, effort, determination, persistence, teamwork and the pursuit of excellence so important to Coach Leet’s daily philosophy as a coach, mentor, husband, father and friend.
The Campaign for Every Laurentian Impact Report
St. Lawrence University exceeded its goal for The Campaign for Every Laurentian, raising more than $230 million in gifts and commitments during the University’s largest comprehensive fundraising initiative in the institution’s 165-year history.
$230 million in gifts and commitments
20,000 donors made over 70,000 individual gifts to St. Lawrence and The Campaign.
Faculty and Staff
72 percent of faculty and staff made financial contributions to The Campaign.
Giving from Laurentian parents exceeded $37 million.
Individual donations of up to $1,000 totaled nearly $8 million
More than 3,000 volunteers—including our major and planned gift committee, trustees, annual fund and reunion planners, event hosts, career mentors, internship hosts, panelists, and more
The University’s endowment also grew to nearly $400 million.
Eight of the ten largest gifts in the University’s history were made during this Campaign,
St. Lawrence University, through The Campaign for Every Laurentian, is pleased to announce an extremely generous commitment of $1 million by Trustee Joan Corey ’74 and her husband, Richard “Dick” Corey, to the newly designated Fox Center for Academic Opportunity. This significant tribute to President Fox brings the total amount of support for the Center to more than $4 million.
An anonymous St. Lawrence University parent has made a significant investment in the institution’s future through a $2.5 million unrestricted gift to the University's endowment as part of The Campaign...
Every Laurentian is invited to our first off-campus event since March 2020: a Day at the Races in Saratoga Springs, NY!
Every Laurentian is invited to our first Laurentian event in Boston since March 2020, a pre-game gathering at Fenway Park and a showdown between the Boston Red Sox and the Minnesota Twins.
All alumni, parents, and friends are invited to celebrate Laurentian Weekend 2021.