Gifts to the UMass Rising campaign will provide unprecedented resources in five key areas, enabling us to impact the Commonwealth, nation, and world as never before.

Support Talented Students

To create 500 merit- and need-based scholarships, support graduate fellowships, study abroad programs, and career assistance.

Support First-Class Faculty

To recruit and retain excellent faculty, create 27 new endowed chairs and professorships, and to support assistant professors, research, and start-up projects.

Support Research and Programs

To underwrite new and existing centers and institutes, research initiatives, and technology programs.

Support Buildings and Infrastructure

To create building and learning spaces which support our educational mission.

Support Our Annual Fund

To provide ongoing funding that sustains, expands, and enriches programs across campus.