Recognition & Thanks
Washington State University and the Washington State University Foundation are grateful for the generosity of its alumni and friends, whose contributions directly impact WSU's students, faculty, and programs in countless ways.
Scholarships are changing the lives of students by providing access to educational opportunities while helping them achieve their academic and personal goals.
Excellence in teaching is providing an outstanding educational experience for all WSU students by offering the opportunity to solve real-world problems as well as participate in valuable research with world-renowned faculty.
Exceptional research is making a global impact, thanks to WSU's outstanding faculty, staff, and students who bring innovative ways to improve the quality of people's lives around the world.
More than $97.9 million in total commitments were made during FY2010 (July 1, 2009 – June 30, 2010). This includes $60.8 million in outright gifts, grants, and pledges, as well as $37.1 million in revocable commitments and other contributions. This makes FY2010 the third most successful fundraising year in WSU history, and is a testament to the confidence and commitment of our 55,044 donors who generously answered the call to support WSU with 82,081 gifts throughout the year.