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Make a St. Thomas Education Possible

Info for Donors

Your giving produces principled business leaders who think globally, act ethically and create enduring value for society.

Any Gift, Any Way: Donation Options

The University of St. Thomas offers many options to provide financial support. Select the format and amount that works best for your circumstance and giving capabilities.

Ways to give include:

  • One-time gifts – give via credit card online or over the phone, or send a check by mail
  • Pledges – pledge to donate a certain amount over a period of time (up to five years)
  • Matching gifts – many companies will match donations from employees or retirees
  • Memorial funds – arrange to have gifts made in memory of a deceased loved one
  • Gifts of securities – consider a gift of stock
  • Planned giving – remember St. Thomas in your will or trust
  • Real estate gifts – consider giving real estate or another tangible property
  • Corporate and foundation giving – from small family businesses to Fortune 500 companies, corporate gifts are always welcome
  • Donor advised funds – many organizations have set up charitable investment funds to benefit St. Thomas
Learn more about the different Ways to Give and how to make your gift to St. Thomas today.


Mark Hintz

Opus College of Business Director of Development
Phone Number
(651) 962-4036

What to Support

Student Achievement

  • Critical initiatives in diversity and inclusion
  • ALL IN – support for Dougherty Family College students to matriculate to Opus
  • Financial Assistance for the unique needs of underserved students
  • Scholarships to attract and retain top students

Business for the Common Good

  • Principled leadership and business ethics
  • Community outreach and strategic partnerships
  • Catholic University Consortium on Ethics and Digital Technologies

Digital Transformation and Business Analytics

  • Interdisciplinary partnerships and opportunities
  • Prof + Prof – linking academia with practice
  • Support for faculty leaders and innovative programs


  • Advancing women in entrepreneurship
  • Seed funding for promising start-ups
  • Support for faculty leaders and innovative programs
  • Program space enhancements for excellence in teaching

Innovation in the Business of Health Care and Digital Health

  • Research to advance knowledge
  • Prof + Prof – linking academia with practice
  • Support for faculty leaders and innovative programs


You can also select to contribute to a specific class scholarship, a sports program and more. See all the different options for:
What to Support

Tommie Give Day

Each year, Tommie alumni, parents and friends from around the country rally together to support St. Thomas students on “Tommie Give Day.” It’s a 24-hour event to raise money and earn matching challenge grants.
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Corporate/Foundation Giving

World-class corporations and foundations from around the Twin Cities have been vital collaborators to St. Thomas over the years. From small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, and family, regional or national foundations—support from organizations has helped us develop our highly regarded academic programs and facilities.

Find out how your corporation or foundation can get involved:

Corporate/Foundation Giving
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Alumni Giving

St. Thomas alumni are a vital support network for current and future students. Discover all the ways to help advance the St. Thomas network.

Info for Alumni


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