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Impact of Giving

Your gifts to McDaniel make extraordinary things happen every day. You create opportunities that transform lives and forever alter the course of our students' journeys.

Enduring Commitment

During McDaniel College's 3-year fundraising initiative which ended on May 31, 2019, more than $50 million was raised for scholarships, academic innovation, athletics, capital projects, and the Fund for McDaniel. Thank you to all of our alumni, faculty, staff, parents, students and friends who supported the Enduring Commitment. 

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$51,078,704

in gifts and pledges raised, including more than $16 million in documented bequest intentions.

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Donors represented all 50 states as well as 10 different countries.

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6,768

Donors included alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, trustees, corporations, foundations and friends.

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1,006

New donors in three years. 73 were organizations while 933 were individuals. 

Student Alumni Council pose for I love the hill day

I Love the Hill Day 2020 Thank you for showing us so much love!

I Love the Hill Day was a resounding success thanks to the alumni, students, faculty, staff, parents and friends who came together in support of McDaniel. Together, we exceeded our goal of 578 donors, ensuring we can make a difference in the life of every student at McDaniel.

Student Center Groundbreaking Ceremony unveils plans for renovation of student center Ceremony unveils plans for renovation of student center

2019 Spring Awards Ceremony Students recognized at Spring awards ceremony

McDaniel student Rachael Fox, an Environmental Studies major, and her Fox Boots earned the top prize at the fourth Innovation Challenge finals.

2019 Innovation Challenge Innovation Challenge top prize goes to Environmental Studies major

Gill Center Renovations

A $6.6 million renovation of Gill Center transformed the learning landscape for one of the college's largest majors—kinesiology.