Keeping Wheaton strong

Go Beyond, Campaign for WheatonThe alumnae/i, parents and friends who are contributing to Go Beyond: Campaign for Wheaton are making a difference for students today and for years to come. Through the campaign, supporters are providing resources for scholarships; creating funds for student-faculty research; and helping to improve campus facilities. The campaign now stands at more than $106 million, on its way toward the goal of $120 million by June 30, 2014.  

Progress in numbers

Science center:

$35,011,279 committed to expanding and enhancing science facilities through the Mars Center for Science and Technology.

Goal: $35 million

Student scholarships:

$34,601,418 committed to increasing scholarship support for Wheaton students and their families.

Goal: $50.6 million

Annual support:

$25,702,743 contributed to the Wheaton Fund since July 1, 2005. Alumnae/i, parents and friends have committed $3,341,959 since July 1, 2011.

Goal: $4.3 million for fiscal year 2012 (ending on June 30, 2012); $34.4 million by June 30, 2014

Student-faculty research: 

$400,000 committed to support student-faculty research collaborations through the establishment of endowed funds for that purpose.

Artificial turf field: 

$2,450,000 committed for construction of an artificial turf field and lighting to expand opportunities for intercollegiate, club and intramural sports.

Goal: $3,865,000 by June 30, 2012