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It was an ambitious endeavor, but one that will help make dreams real for the students of Clayton State University. The entire Clayton State community came together to raise an astounding $91,947 from 301 gifts in just 24 hours! Your incredible generosity will grant countless opportunities and transform lives—thank you to everyone who helped make Clayton State University's #Give4Dreams such a huge success!
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Make it possible for students to gain life-changing experiences by participating in trips to Guadalajara or Haiti. These interdisciplinary trips provide students with hands-on experience where students will provide much-needed services to these communities.
Gifts to support the greatest need help fund scholarships, student engagement opportunities, and faculty/staff recognition. This support is critical to meet ongoing needs in these areas.
Kids learn through music! Help them to attend a Spivey Hall Young People’s Concert and experience music of many cultures, performed live. Gifts will help with transportation costs and admission.
The Senior Class Gift provides graduating seniors the opportunity to pay it forward and help others achieve the same goal of graduating from college. Make it possible for a senior in next year’s class to make their dream of becoming a college graduate real.
Last year, 78% of our students demonstrated need with 6,000 students receiving some sort of aid (scholarships, grants, loans, etc.). Thanks to increased ongoing support Clayton State has been able to offer scholarships to help deserving students achieve their dreams.
Attending summer school allows our student-athletes to take two additional classes which enable them to get closer to graduation. Graduation rates for student-athletes have increased because of the emphasis we have put on them attending summer school.
The Student Emergency Fund was established to help students with basic necessities when an unexpected emergency occurs. Loans have aided students needing temporary accommodations, food, medicine, transportation and health care.
The Alumni Association depends on members to support and provide funding for programs, services and activities such as mentoring, professional development, networking, young alumni engagement, student development programs and social opportunities.
Gifts to support faculty-student engagement will make it possible for students to: conduct their own research, travel to present their research at conferences, and benefit from “table talks” over lunch gain valuable advice on college and career goals.
Help to bring C-level and industry leaders to campus to share their ideas, career paths, and leadership philosophies with our students. High caliber speakers will expose students from across the University to real world experiences and business leaders from various industry sectors.
Gifts made in support of student travel will make it possible for students to benefit from valuable experiences as part of their educational journey. Experiences may include study abroad, conferences, or presenting student-led research.
Gifts to an Excellence Fund support things such as scholarships, student engagement, and faculty programs. Gifts can be made for university-wide, one of the colleges, Spivey Hall, or athletics.
You may choose to be a part of Clayton State’s Give4Dreams Day by supporting a particular academic department, program, or center.
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Morrow, GA 30260