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Yale College Alumni Fund

Every Dollar Makes a Difference

Every gift to the Yale College Alumni Fund—no matter the size—provides critical support for core needs, such as financial aid, teaching, and student life. When you participate in this tradition of giving, you join a worldwide community of alumni ensuring a great Yale experience for today’s students. And you join the For Humanity campaign at a historic moment in the life of the university.

Areas of Support

Annual giving to Yale College through the Alumni Fund provides current and immediately available support for core university programs and operations—this means your gift goes to work right away. You can personalize your contribution by designating your gift to one or more areas of special interest or give without restriction to support the university’s most pressing needs.


News from the Alumni Fund

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November 22, 2019

Yale Alumni Fund Honors Volunteers

Six outstanding Yale Alumni Fund Volunteers received 2019 Chairman’s Awards in recognition of their leadership, innovation, and dedication.
Students walking through the Noah Porter gate in the fall

December 4, 2019

Giving Back to Support Students

David Wu ’94 fell in love with the Yale campus and community. By establishing a scholarship, his family has a direct impact on students.
For Humanity

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