Thank you for supporting tomorrow's leaders

Donor Impact Report 2019

Thank you for supporting tomorrow's leaders. Your gifts are creating opportunities for students, researchers and programs that offer dynamic learning experiences in our extraordinary academic environment.

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Scholarship recipient Veronika Larsen and family at convocation

Scholarship makes dreams come true

Scholarship helps student achieve her dreams of attending UVic, enables her to give back through research, and opens doors to a bright future.

Read Veronika's story
Avis Rasmussen's family set up an endowment in her honour

A birthday surprise

On her 82nd birthday, Avis Rasmussen's family surprised her by setting up an endowment in her name to support students studying visual arts.

Avis's gift

The power of theatre

Fiona Donnelly-Rheaume returned to school at 48 and quickly found her home in UVic’s theatre department using performance as a way to build community.

Fiona's story
Carlos never dreamed he could attend university and play basketball

Basketball Changed my life

Growing up in Brazil, Carlos never imagined he would have the chance to play basketball with attending University in Canada but with the help of student awards that dream became a reality. 

Carlos's story

Your gifts make an impact

This year, 4,795 of you from 16 different countries gave $18.9m. Those gifts are creating opportunities for students, researchers and programs that offer dynamic learning experiences in our extraordinary academic environment.

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Every gift you make to UVic has an impact

Your donation can encourage students to achieve amazing things. Your donation can inspire researchers to solve big questions. Your donation, quite simply, can change the world.

Ways to give

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Donations to the University of Victoria can take many forms, from one-time gifts of cash or donations in kind, to planned gifts through one’s will. We would be happy to discuss in confidence how you can make a donation.

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Our priorities

Our priority

As a donor to UVic, you have many options to decide where your gift should go. We are committed to providing students an accessible outstanding education. Each faculty and department has capital needs.

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Impact of giving

Impact of giving

Our goal is to actively recruit and retain outstanding students from diverse regions and backgrounds and to remove all barriers to admission and retention other than academic and creative potential.

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