Recognition and Appreciation

Your support is deeply appreciated

Willamette University deeply appreciates each and every gift from our alumni, parents, students and friends. For generations, the support of our Willamette community has provided critical scholarship assistance to our talented students; furthered an academic environment that fosters creativity, critical thinking and global perspective; and enhanced the work and research of our renowned faculty. In so many ways, your generosity shapes the future of this distinguished institution.


All contributions to Willamette University are acknowledged quickly and accurately to let donors know their gifts have been received and designated in accordance with their wishes.

Honor Roll of Donors

In recognition of our generous donors, all gifts are recognized in our Honor Roll of Donors during the fiscal year in which they are received.

Leadership Circle Giving Society

Willamette University’s Leadership Circle Giving Society recognizes alumni, parents and friends who invest in the University through an annual gift of $1,000 or more.

R.A. Booth Society

The R.A. Booth Society is an expression of appreciation to those individuals who, in the spirit of its namesake, provide for future generations at Willamette University by establishing planned gifts that benefit the University.

Scholarship Luncheon

Each year, Willamette University honors scholarship donors, contacts and recipients at a special luncheon. This event provides scholarship donors and sponsors the opportunity to meet those students who directly benefit from their support. This year's scholarship luncheon was held Thursday, March 6th, 2014 on campus.