Graduating Class Campaign

"Moving Forward... Giving Back"

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Be Part of Something Big!

Moving Forward... Giving Back pinWho are you grateful to for helping you reach this moment?

For the first time, you can surprise the loved ones who helped you along your educational journey at commencement in a big way!

With your donation of $20.20 or more, you will receive the commemorative Graduation Class Campaign lapel pin. PLUS, we’ll display your photo alongside a personalized thank you message to the people who helped you through all the late night study sessions, final exams, endless research and more. Your message will be featured on the big screen before the commencement ceremony begins.

Make your Graduation Class Campaign gift of $20.20 in honor of your special person today!

The Graduating Class Campaign offers all graduating students the opportunity to commemorate their time at UIW and support future Cardinals by making a contribution to the university. The campaign’s mission is to begin building a legacy of alumni engagement and promote a philanthropic spirit by making your first time donation to the University of the Incarnate Word.

Every graduating students is being asked to give the amount he/she can afford. Any amount makes a huge DIFFERENCE! Choose the amount you feel most comfortable with:

  • $20.20- Donate $20.20 in honor of your graduation year to receive your UIW Graduating Class Campaign lapel pin.
  • $50.00- Donate $50 to receive your UIW Graduating Class Campaign lapel pin and designate 2 honorees to receive THANK YOU cards. Plus, automatically enter a drawing for a Cardinal Bundle filled with UIW Swag!
  • $100.00- Donate $100 to receive your UIW Graduating Class Campaign lapel pin and designate 4 honorees to receive THANK YOU cards. Plus, automatically enter a drawing for a Cardinal Bundle filled with UIW Swag!

All donors will be recognized during the Fall 2020 Commencement Ceremony

The campaign’s goal is to achieve a 15% participation rate. Regardless of the amount, your contribution is highly important to the campaign and sends a meaningful message: loyalty and commitment to UIW and its Mission. Your participation, along with the gifts of your classmates quickly add up and are essential to ensure a quality education for current and future UIW students!

1. Make a Donation Online

2. Send your donation to:
Development Office
4301 Broadway, CPO 317
San Antonio, TX 78209

Download the donation form here

3. Call our office at (210) 829-6075 to fill out the donation form for you

  • Because you value your education and know it’s an investment.
  • Because you are satisfied with the education you received at UIW and believe your experience will have a positive impact on your life.
  • Because 94% of our student population receives financial aid and you believe in paying it forward so that other students can have the same great experience you had.
  • Because you want to express your gratitude to others for being supportive by honoring them with THANK YOU cards.
  • Because you want to take part in setting a NEW tradition and leave your legacy at UIW.

Aside from supporting current and future UIW students, your donation has a significant and meaningful impact for YOU and the university. Alumni giving affects universities’ national rankings and is measured by the percentage of alumni who financially support their alma mater annually. As more alumni contribute, the higher UIW’s ranking will become, making YOUR degree more valuable to potential employers and graduate schools.

The power of philanthropy is in your hands, YOU designate your gift to the area of your choice, whether it be your favorite athletic team, or your academic department/program, you decide where your money goes. To have the greatest impact, we encourage you to donate to the area of greatest need, the UIW Scholarship Fund.

For more information, please contact:
Development Office
Office: (210) 829-6013