Senior Class Legacy Giving FAQs
ATTENTION GRADS: If you gave $20.18 or more to the Senior Class Legacy Gift, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for your Generosity Cord.
To thank Stony Brook for your education, experiences and opportunities.
Tuition only covers 30% of the cost of a Stony Brook education. The rest is from the private support like gifts from alumni and other members of the Stony Brook community.
Continue a legacy of generosity and pay it forward.
More than 50% of students receive scholarships funded in part by alumni support.
Increase the value of your Stony Brook degree!
Gifts from happy students are factored into our U.S.News & World Report ranking.
Big and small gifts count equally in the U.S.News & World Report’s calculation of alumni giving rates. The higher our giving rate, the higher our ranking.
The Presidential Challenge lets you double your impact
Unique to this year’s effort, Stony Brook University President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., MD, and his wife, Ellen Li, MD, PhD, have pledged to personally match the total amount raised by the graduates of December 2018 to May 2019. Read the press release for more information.
To find out the next opportunity to pick up your cord, contact Angelica.Scanu@stonybrook.edu.
Angelica.Scanu@stonybrook.edu or ( 631) 632-7833.