Ways you can support SDSU
South Dakota State University can attribute much of its success to support generated from donors like you. The Foundation and SDSU witness, firsthand, how it strengthens our students, faculty and campus. That’s why we are so grateful to the generous alumni, companies and individuals who are making a difference for SDSU.
Anyone can make a gift in any amount to the SDSU Foundation. When you do, you’ll join a dedicated community of fellow supporters. Whether you are a new donor or are a longtime donor looking for new ways to give, we encourage you to view our giving resources below.
Making a Gift
Considering making a gift to South Dakota State University? We accept many types of gifts, including online credit card donations, cash and in-kind donations.
Planned & Estate Gifts
If you want to impact future generations of students at SDSU, we can help you plan for that today. Leave a piece of your legacy behind through a planned or estate gift.
Starting a Scholarship
Starting a scholarship is a way to directly impact a student, and let them know you care about their success at SDSU. Learn more about ways you can create a scholarship.
Creating an Endowment
Creating an endowment program or scholarship allows your gift, and the names of those associated with it, to live on infinitely.
Named and Memorial Gifts
Give in memory or honor of someone who made a difference in your life through a named or memorial gift to SDSU.
What Happens to Your Gift
When you give to SDSU, you decide where your gift goes. You can also choose to have us apply it to the area of greatest need. Either way, we’ll tell you how it made an impact.
Frequently Asked Questions
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If you’re looking for a specific cause to support, search our giving form.