With Illinois Campaign

 

 

 

 

We Lead the Way Together

With Illinois is our most ambitious fundraising campaign to date. Our goal of raising $550 million will support our campaign priorities and build a brighter future for Grainger Engineers. By sharing in our bold vision, your investment in our outstanding students and faculty will help us find solutions to the world’s toughest challenges through groundbreaking research, as well as increase access to STEM education. Additionally, your unrestricted support allows us to flexibly respond to the needs of our engineering community. Together, we will:

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Thank You

Thank you to our 12,060 With Illinois donors who have invested in our bold vision. The remarkable generosity of our alumni and friends is important now, more than ever. Our supporters are reshaping our engineering campus, preparing future leaders in science and engineering, and are a part of finding solutions to the world’s toughest challenges through groundbreaking research.

Goal
$550M

 

Progress
$645M

Campaign snapshot as of February 23, 2022

Our work isn’t done yet.

With continued investment from our network, we will be able to reach our fundraising goal which will allow us to invest in our students and faculty, create new opportunities, and ensure Grainger Engineering continues to set a global standard for engineering research and education.

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Areas of Support

35%
Research and Programs

17%
Facilities and Services

20%
Undergraduate & Graduate Students

24%
Unrestricted Unit & Other Support

3%
Engineering Faculty

Who Supports Us?

46.3%
Foundations

23.9%
Corporations & Organizations

22.1%
University of Illinois System Alumni

4.5%
Non-Alums

2.7%
Donor Advised Funds & Matching Gift Organizations

0.5%
Faculty, Staff, & Uni High Alumni