Support Chapman University

Support Chapman University

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Inspire Chapman Panthers

At Chapman University, nothing is more important for our students than:

  • World-class faculty and cutting-edge learning opportunities
  • Innovative, enriched programs and activities that shape their vision, goals, career paths
  • Financial aid and scholarship assistance, which is provided to more than 84% of students
  • Programming and support for wellness to ensure a seamless growth experience

Why Give to Chapman

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"When I learned that Chapman offered Italian Studies, I was excited to support the program financially. It is an honor to leave a legacy for students to explore the richness of Italian culture.”

-Gabriel Ferrucci

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"We are proud to be part of the Chapman Family, and we look forward to supporting the excellence of accounting and finance students and faculty for many years."

-Jim and Kay Burra

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"I was inspired to deepen students’ understanding of the democratic process and the vital role that public service and citizenship play in American life. It’s a privilege to help provide this opportunity for students and scholars alike.”

-Doy Henley

Inspire: The Campaign for Chapman University

Join Chapman in its ambitious goal to raise $500 million, and become a partner in influencing the trajectory of a top university, its research, and the lives of its students.

How You Can Support Chapman

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Give to Chapman

By making a gift to Chapman, you embolden our students’ dreams, celebrate their accomplishments, and provide them with the tools to launch a path to greatness.

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Areas of Giving

Your gift to Chapman University provides the resources needed to ensure our students and faculty can succeed. Please consider helping in the area most meaningful to you.

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Get Involved

Together, the Chapman Family is proud to champion teamwork, compassion, and a commitment to education. Together, we provide guidance, affection, and support for our school, community, and the world.

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In The News

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Town & Gown Scholar Bernadine ’24 Named Woman of Distinction

Bernadine is the living incarnation of student DEI on campus and aspires to use her gift of higher education to create a better world for our community.

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PA Program Receives $5 Million to Serve Under-Resourced Communities in OC

CalOptima Health's $5 million grant helps highly qualified OC students to become healthcare professionals in medically disadvantaged OC communities.

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Giving Day 2024 Aims to Surpass 1,000 Gifts

All gifts on Giving Day are earmarked for the Chapman Fund, the university’s unrestricted fund, which supports student scholarships, program enrichment, faculty, and the university’s emerging needs.

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Find Your Donor Community

When Panthers join forces, there's nothing we can't do. As faculty or staff members, alumni, community members, corporations, or foundations, we can create beneficial opportunities and help fund ambitious goals in the classroom, laboratory, or field.