Memorial Endowments

Endowments created in memory of loved ones are a lasting tribute that benefits UC Santa Cruz long into the future. Memorial endowments enhance our campus by providing meaningful support to students, faculty, facilities, and programs at UC Santa Cruz.


  • Ida Benson Lynn

    Virtual Wall

    We acknowledge and remember the special people recognized by endowments with this virtual wall listing their names.
  • Terry Freitas

    Photo Gallery

    Photos tells stories and stir memories. We  honor some of the people recognized by endowments with this photo gallery.

  • Ali Akbar Khan

    Minimums

    UC Santa Cruz has determined minimum financial levels for establishing an endowment, and at these levels the donor will have the opportunity to name the endowment fund.

  • Gabe Zimmerman

    Give Online

    Donors can to donate to an existing endowment that fits their interests to support students, faculty, programs, or facilities. The impact of any endowment would be enhanced by additional gifts.

    Donors may also establish a new endowment that creates a permanent legacy honoring a person, a program or an area of interest. UC Santa Cruz has determined minimum financial levels for establishing a new endowment, and at these levels the donor will have the opportunity to name the endowment fund. Learn more about endowment minimums.