As a donor, you cast your vote of confidence in Illinois State University. To those who evaluate ISU, donor participation means more than dollars.
- Your gift helps boost ISU's college rankings. U.S. News & World Report use alumni donor participation as a metric in their ranking. Increasing this metric can positively move the ranking and increase the value of an ISU degree.
- Your gift helps enrollment. Your gift demonstrates to prospective students that ISU has a broad donor base investing in their educational experience.
- Your gift increases ISU's ability to earn grants. Some foundations look at donor participation as a key metric when evaluating grant applications. They want to see that those closest to a university are investing in it before determining whether they will invest.
- Your gift bolsters the campus community. Students benefiting from private support are encouraged to know that there's a community of Redbird donors who are investing in their education and believe in their ability to succeed.
Make a gift and cast your vote of confidence in Illinois State University today. Encourage others to participate by sharing #15KRedbirdsStrong on social media.