You are Union Campaign

Ensuring Union's Future

The historic $250 million You are Union campaign surpassed its goal as it came to a close on December 31, 2012. Having raised $258,364,525, the campaign represents the largest fundraising effort in Union College's 217-year history. Moreover, we stand proudly in the top half of capital campaigns completed by the nation's top 50 liberal arts colleges. Under the leadership of President Stephen C. Ainlay and dedicated Campaign Chairs, fundraising efforts focused on areas critical to advancing the College's vision and continuing its tradition of excellence and innovation:

Video: Celebrating You Are Union in Boston
  • Expanding the Annual Fund, particularly in the area of unrestricted support
  • Creating new faculty positions, many in interdisciplinary fields of inquiry
  • increasing the availability of scholarship support for students
  • Investing in strategic projects that will enhance academic and student life facilities

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The success of the You are Union campaign represents a defining moment in the history of Union College. We are prepared to continue shaping that history.

Campaign Chart

Investing in Campaign Priorities:

Annual Fund $73,562,307
Scholarship/Student Support $41,579,339
Faculty Support $39,788,065
Campus Revitalization $41,107,810
General Endowment $23,425,042
Curriculum & Programs $13,446,815
Athletics $8,966,259
Enhancing Student Life $7,753,026
Undergraduate Research $4,438,556
Diversity & Community Building Effort $2,628,485
Library Initiatives $1,668,821



TOTAL: $258,364,525