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Support students and timely UCalgary initiatives with a gift to one of our featured funds

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UCalgary Unrestricted Fund

Gifts to the UCalgary Unrestricted Fund are a vital source of institutional momentum. Student financial aid, faculty development, emerging programs for students, library and technology resources, and facilities renovation — these opportunities, and many more, are possible because of unrestricted gifts.


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Students' Greatest Needs

Each year, there are some students who can’t afford basic necessities that many take for granted, like healthy food or a safe place to live. Your gift to the Students Greatest Needs Fund provides the emergency financial assistance these students need to get back on their feet and focus on their goals.


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UCalgary Strong Project

This program supports student mental health and facilitates leadership and engagement. It welcomes students into the campus community and reduces loneliness and isolation – as well as equipping students to become grounded leaders, build a cohesive community, and develop personal resiliency grounded leaders, build a cohesive community, and develop personal resiliency that helps students to cope with stressors inherent in post-secondary life.

Questions about how to give or how your support makes a difference? give@ucalgary.ca