Dear alumnae/i and friends of Dominican University,

Please accept our sincerest gratitude for your generous support of Dominican University during the past fiscal year (July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017). On behalf of our university community, I am pleased to present this year’s annual Honor Roll of Donors.

Thank you for your commitment to Dominican and for choosing to make a difference in the lives of our students.

Grace J. Cichomska
Vice President for University Advancement

The President's Circle

The President’s Circle recognizes alumnae/i and friends who make annual leadership gifts of $1,000 or more to any area of Dominican University. President's Circle (pdf)

Alumnae/i Giving

We recognize undergraduate and graduate alumnae/i who have made a gift by year of graduation and then alphabetically. Alumnae/i who hold more than one degree will appear in all appropriate list(s) in all class years that apply. Undergraduate Alumnae/i (pdf)  Graduate School Alumnae/i (pdf)

Corporations, Foundations and Associations

We gratefully acknowledge the many organizations who generously support various programs of Dominican University. Corporations, Foundations and Associations (pdf)

Endowed Funds

Gifts to an endowed fund have a continuing impact on the life of the university. They are invested to provide permanent annual support for scholarships, faculty and curriculum development and general operations. The list below is not a full list of named funds, but those for which a gift was received between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017. Endowed Funds (pdf)

Trustee Benefit Concert and Gala

The 37th Annual Trustee Benefit was held on March 11, 2017. Through the generous support of our underwriters, attendees, and friends, we raised over $500,000 in support of scholarships this year.  Trustee Benefit Concert and Gala (pdf)

Bequests and Estates

Bequests represent the final demonstrations of affection and appreciation for Dominican University. The following thoughtful commitments were received between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017. Bequests and Estates (pdf)

We have made every effort to ensure report accuracy. Please accept our sincere apologies if your name has been listed incorrectly or omitted. Please contact Grace J. Cichomska, Vice President of University Advancement, at (708) 524-6283. Thank you.

Total Giving FY17

   Total Giving in Dollars
   Total Giving Percentage
   Alumnae/i    $1,813,666    23.03%
   Friends       $515,258        6.6%
   Parents         $47,431        0.6%
   Foundations    $1,404,050     17.87%
   Corporations       $404,575       5.15%
   Government    $2,300,921     29.28%
   Religious         $82,625       1.05%
   Associations       $299,063       3.81%
   Bequests       $985,921      12.55%
   Education           $4,413          .06%
   Total     $7,857,923         100%