Donors who give $1,000 or more annually to one of two discretionary funds—the UC Santa Cruz Fund or the Parents Fund—are recognized as Chancellor's Associates. It is the chancellor's way of saying thank you and extending the opportunity for you to be part of a community of donors and friends of the university. Learn about giving levels and donor benefits.
"Whether you are one of our proud alumni, a parent of a student, or a friend of the university, I hope you will consider joining me in the great work of this university by becoming a Chancellor's Associate." Letter from the chancellor.
Impact of your gift
Gifts to the UC Santa Cruz Fund and the Parents Fund give Chancellor Blumenthal the flexibility to invest in areas of greatest impact. Many of the gifts directly support the student experience that so powerfully distinguishes UC Santa Cruz. Ways funds are used.