Recognizing Donors

Making a difference in the lives of our students and for the University.


  • in appreciation

    Your generosity elevates the institution from good to great.

    Our dedicated and generous donors, who made gifts to St. Catherine University including cash, pledges, and new planned gifts in the past fiscal year — we appreciate your gift! You are part of an important group of alumnae/i and friends that shares a commitment to St. Catherine University. Your generosity elevates the institution from good to great—and provides our students with the scholarships, technology and top-notch professors to flourish and succeed.


Donor Tribute 2016–2017

  • recognition

    Ways to be Recognized at St. Catherine University


Become a member of the President's Forum each year when you donate $1,500 or more to the Annual Fund. As a President's Forum member, you will receive early notice of important St. Catherine news and will be invited to participate in special President's Forum events.

Make your President's Forum gift today

Become a member of the McHugh Society by establishing or substantially funding a named scholarship through an outright gift or planned gift. In addition to special recognition in publications, as a member, you will receive invitations to major events and get a chance to meet your scholarship recipient.

Become a member of the Ireland Society by participate in planned giving to St. Catherine. Although your gift is a future gift, you automatically become a stakeholder in the University today.


  • philanthropy week

    Reasons for Being Thankful

    During our annual campus Philanthropy Week, we educate our students about how generosity impacts St. Kate’s. They are the future generation of alumnae/i donors. Check out the video below by Alexandra Kennedy ’15, highlighting our students' reasons for being thankful!


    St. Catherine Thankathon from St. Catherine University on Vimeo.


It starts with you.

By joining with others who contribute to St. Catherine University, you become part of something larger: the St. Catherine circle of influence. Your connection to St. Catherine enriches the University's spirit and reverberates throughout the community, touching every student who is here.