How Your support helps


Gifts touch every aspect of the University. They help recruit students through scholarships, fund research projects and retool equipment. When you make a gift, you have the ability to put it to work in areas that matter most to you.

You can designate your gift to benefit your college or department where you studied. It can help fund a particular scholarship, program or office, just to name a few. You determine how your money will be used.

Many donors prefer not to specify how to use their gift and trust the university will apply it to the area of greatest need. These unrestricted gifts officially become part of the Fund for Excellence.

Designations previously or frequently indicated by donors include:

  • Fund for Student Success
  • Kirkpatrick Library
  • Intercollegiate Athletics (or a specific team)
  • International Programs
  • Lab equipment funds
  • Performing Art Series
  • Specific UCM college
  • Specific UCM school
  • Specific fraternity or sorority
  • Specific group (such as University Women)
  • Specific named scholarship

Upcoming Events

2021 MuleNation KC Basketball Watch Party
Thu, 21 Jan 2021
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM

2021 January Alumni Foundation Board Meeting
Wed, 27 Jan 2021
12:00 AM

2021 MuleNation Dallas Fort Worth
Wed, 27 Jan 2021
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM

2021 MuleNation Houston Augusta Pines
Fri, 29 Jan 2021
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

2021 MuleNation Houston Brunch & Happy Hour
Sat, 30 Jan 2021
12:00 AM

2021 MuleNation Florida
Thu, 18 Feb 2021
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM

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Make a Difference

Join our community of more than 100,000 alumni and be a powerful force benefiting the University of Central Missouri. Your gifts support scholarships, academic programs, faculty development, research projects, facilities and equipment upgrades.


is often the outstanding tuition needed for students to complete their degrees.

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$1.46 Million

from the endowment supported student success in FY20.

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University of Central Missouri Alumni Foundation
PO Box 800, Smiser Alumni Center
Warrensburg, MO 64093

Phone: 660-543-8000 |

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