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Why Give

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Contributions from alumni, parents, grandparents, faculty, staff, and friends are critical to fulfilling Chapman's educational mission. They help Chapman maintain the caliber of its academic offerings, attract exceptional students, and provide them with much-needed financial aid. Private donations also allow the university to strengthen the academic programs of its schools and colleges, recruit outstanding faculty, and increase research opportunities. There is no substitute for the type of teaching and learning that Chapman provides. Your support makes this possible.

Student Impact

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“My Chapman experience has been one of the best experiences of my life. It's allowed me to meet some of my best friends and further my education. The people and professors I have met have been amazing by guiding me to the next step towards achieving my career goal.”

- Bailey '25

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"Screenwriting has been a lifelong passion of mine, and I know that Chapman is setting me up for success with the incredible networking opportunities provided by the Career Center, which wouldn’t be remotely possible without donor support."

- Nick '26

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"Chapman has allowed me to grow and learn without judgment. The collaborative spirit of the student body and my supportive professors have given me a chance to indulge my curiosity, and I am incredibly grateful for such an amazing opportunity."

- Annie '23