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Contributions from alumni, parents, faculty, staff and friends are critical to fulfilling LMU's educational mission. They help LMU 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 seven schools and colleges, recruit outstanding faculty and increase research opportunities. There is no substitute for the type of teaching and learning that LMU provides. Your support makes this possible.


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Impact Stories


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Campus News

LMU Continues Unprecedented Fundraising Success

For the second year in a row, LMU has surpassed all previous fundraising records with $72.9 million raised for the 2024 fiscal year, which ended on May 31, 2024.

Rendering as of June 2024 of the Engineering Innovation Complex (EIC), a planned capital expansion for LMU Frank R. Seaver College of Science and Engineering. LMU has received a $25 million matching gift from the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation for the EIC.
Press Release

LMU Receives $25 Million from the Leavey Foundation

The matching gift will set the pace of fundraising for LMU’s new Engineering Innovation Complex.

Director of Choral Activities Mary Breden, D.M.A., conducting LMU’s 50th Spring Chorale in 2015.
Major Gifts

Beloved Choral Director Mary Breden Hits a High Note

A choral scholarship to support non-music majors was established by Breden naming LMU as the beneficiary of her IRA.