Kalamazoo College Fund

Gifts to the Kalamazoo College Fund provide vital support for the Kalamazoo College student experience. Annual Kalamazoo College Fund gifts from alumni, parents, and friends make an immediate impact in the lives of current students.

Thank You, Donors!

Thanks to the collective support of thousands of K alumni, seniors, parents, faculty, staff, and friends, the Kalamazoo College Fund received a record setting $2,160,651 during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2016. Philanthropy benefits the entire Kalamazoo College experience by supporting exceptional academic programs, essential scholarships, a rich community environment, and transformative experiential opportunities. Annual gifts help make a K education a truly outstanding one. Thank you for investing in Kalamazoo College so our students can make a positive impact in an increasingly complex world.

Kalamazoo College Fund Priorities

You may direct your gift to one or more areas:

2015-2016 Annual Fund Progress. $2,160,651. $2,147,000 goal. As of 6.30.2016.

2015-16 Annual Fund Progress as of 6/30/2016


Scholarship gifts ensure access to a rigorous liberal arts education. Approximately 98 percent of K students receive financial aid directly from the College.

Faculty Excellence

Faculty Excellence gifts help Kalamazoo College attract, support, and retain outstanding professors. The Collegiate Learning Assessment places K in the 99th percentile nationally for its impact on students’ skills in written communication, problem-solving, and analytical reasoning.

K’s Greatest Needs

Gifts to K’s Greatest Needs provide Kalamazoo College the flexibility to respond promptly when needs arise. Your gift supports the holistic student experience.

Your Gifts make a Difference

Learn more about how your Kalamazoo College Fund gift makes an impact.

Five-Year Giving Summary

To ensure the resources necessary to provide an exceptional education and student experience, participation in the Kalamazoo College Fund increases annually.

Fiscal Year Kalamazoo College Fund Dollars Raised
2015-2016 $2,160,651.47
2014-2015 $2,157,760.87
2013-2014 $2,022,722.54
2012-2013 $1,999,204.02
2011-2012 $1,949,572.05

The fiscal year runs July 1 through June 30.


For questions or more information, please contact the Kalamazoo College Fund at 269.337.7236 or

Gifts to Kalamazoo College are tax deductible to the extent provided by law. No goods or services will be provided to you in exchange for this contribution.