Where to Give

Choose the Opportunity that’s Right for You

As a donor-contributor to the UW Wausau Campus Foundation, you’re able to choose from a variety of funds and levels of support. Review the various giving opportunities on this page, and either follow the links provided or visit the How to Give page. If you’re interested in creating a named legacy gift for a specific scholarship, click here. Any way you choose to give, you’re directly benefitting UW Wausau students, faculty, campus and the larger community. Thank you!

Annual Fund

Your support of our Annual Fund Campaign is an investment in the future of the campus and the many services it provides. These gifts make an immediate and important difference in the lives of students, faculty and the community. The Annual Fund campaign kicks off in October and continues on through winter and spring, but Annual Fund gifts are welcomed at anytime. Please fill out the donor card.

Capital Improvements Fund

The UW-Stevens Point at Wausau Campus represents a unique partnership among Marathon County, private donors and the State of Wisconsin. Opportunities for significant giving to improve facilities or purchase new equipment are ongoing and the foundation welcomes your inquiries.


"Make Your Day" Initiative

Honor someone or something important to you. This unique, one-time commitment of $1,000 sponsors a theater seat in the UW Center for Civic Engagement. Choose your seat and make your day. Your perpetual rights package includes a brass nameplate and certificate.


100 Extraordinary Women

Already exceeding its goal and expectations in its first two years, this campaign has seen more than 125 donors contribute $1,000 each for scholarships aimed at outstanding women students. Additional pledge dollars help supplement our broader scholarship programs available to all students.


Distinguished Faculty Society

An endowed fund requiring a minimum, one-time contribution of $1,000 creates your lifetime membership and establishes a legacy that recognizes, encourages, supports and retains outstanding faculty. Earnings under an annual fellowship, with the recipient being named a Fellow of the Society.

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Endowed Scholarship Fund

This fund ensures a legacy that has immediate benefits for recipients who are awarded scholarships based on financial need and academic merit. While gifts of any amount are welcomed, the minimum required for a named scholarship in this endowed fund is $10,000.

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The UW Wausau Campus Foundation annually awards scholarships to incoming, continuing or transferring students. We are grateful to our friends and partners for establishing the funds for these awards. You can view scholarship listings here.