Strengthen innovation: Give to the College of Engineering
We are committed to tackling complex global challenges and educating the world’s best engineers. Our culture breeds a unique type of ingenuity and problem-solving that empowers our faculty and students to change the world. From creating cleaner energy to working to eliminate the organ transplant waiting list, Carnegie Mellon University engineers are looking to improve tomorrow. Help fuel our vision and invest in the future—make a gift to support the College of Engineering.
How to make an impact
There are many great places to give in the College of Engineering; however, you can make the biggest impact by giving to our most important priorities.
- CIT Dean’s Innovation Fund
Help to address the greatest current needs of the College of Engineering. This fund can, for example, provide resources for breakthrough research projects, equipment for labs, or provide students with experiential learning opportunities.
- The Maker Ecosystem Fund
Support our thriving network of faculty and students—experts and experts-to-be—working, learning, and making. This unique environment of advanced collaboration is powered by the desire to solve real-world problems in innovative ways. This fund supports facilities, activities, and programs across the College’s maker ecosystem, including in the Tech Spark as well as throughout the renovated Hamerschlag Hall and new ANSYS Hall.
- Departmental or Program Funds
Determine the impact of your donation by designating it to a specific department or program and their defined priorities.
- Department of Biomedical Engineering
- Department of Chemical Engineering
- Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
- Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
- Department of Engineering & Public Policy
- Department of Materials Science & Engineering
- Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Information Networking Institute
- Integrated Innovations Institute
Ways to give
- Give now:
Your impact starts today.
- Plan a gift for the future:
A planned gift can provide you with substantial tax advantages, especially on gifts of stock and real estate. A planned gift today can save you and your family valuable time and expense tomorrow.
- Match your gift:
Maximize the impact of your gift by determining whether your employer has a matching gift program.
- Partner with us:
As a corporate partner, you are collaborating with a world-leader in innovation. From sponsoring research to engaging with our students, there are many ways that your company can get involved with the cutting-edge research in the College of Engineering.
For more information about other giving options, such as major gift commitments, please contact Gena Henry, Associate Dean for Advancement for the College of Engineering.
When I went to school, I received help, and now I want to help others.Nicholas Vlahakis, MechE '74
Thank you for giving!
Gifts enable student life. From academics and research to a little fun and relaxation, giving supports students in all areas of life during their time at CMU Engineering.