Recognizing our donors

Recognizing donors is an important way for the college to express its deep gratitude and show supporters how their generosity helps to foster excellence and the drive to discover.

The President's Club

The President's Club recognizes individuals, families, and organizations whose University-wide cumulative giving totals of $100,000 or more.

The Heritage Society

Donors who make planned gift commitments, such as including the University in their will or trust, or naming the U as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy or retirement plan accounts, make a generous promise to future generations and become a part of the Heritage Society.

Ruth and Harlan Hansen

Collaboration to inspire learning

For three decades, Harlan was a professor of early childhood education at the U of M, inspiring future teachers and sharing his expertise on classroom management and discipline with schools. Read about the Ruth and Harlan Hansen Scholarship


Read about the Ruth and Harlan Hansen Scholarship