$ 483,206 raised 1,359 gifts
Student Services has raised $ 7,244 from 126 gifts!
Student Services

The Bruce and Kathy Pitman Student Success Fund

The Bruce & Kathy Pitman Student Success Fund provides support to University of Idaho students who wish to pursue leadership development opportunities and student service learning projects that impact their lives and help create a better world.

 

Named after former UI Dean of Students Bruce Pitman and his wife Kathy, this endowment provides recurring and ongoing funds for the dean of students to strategically invest in University of Idaho students through projects like conferences, counseling and other activities that provide support for students who have encountered unforeseen hardships on their road to success.

 

By giving to the Bruce & Kathy Pitman Student Success Fund, you continue Bruce’s legacy of inspiring and empowering the leaders of tomorrow. Please help us make a difference in the lives of our students by donating to the Bruce & Kathy Pitman Student Success Fund today!

 

Office of Multicultural Affairs

The Office of Multicultural Affairs provides support to our students who face financial difficulties which may impede them in completing their academic careers. With these funds, students in need have received help in covering everything from the cost of textbooks to healthcare expenses and other critical needs. Your contribution would provide the opportunity for our diverse scholars to continue excelling in their studies and achieve their academic goals while also enriching everyone's university experience.

 

Additional points about our Diversity Scholars Program:

  • Retention rate for 1st year scholars is over 90%.
  • Partner with over 50 new 1st year scholars each year.
  • Most of our students are 1st generation and PELL eligible.
  • Through the Diversity Scholars programs, students receive academic, cultural, and leadership support throughout their academic careers.

The Alternative Service Break (ASB) Weekend Program

The University of Idaho Alternative Service Break program was named the nation’s best in 2017 and a big part of that was the addition of the Weekend ASB Program, which sends students out to serve regionally at no cost to them, removing any financial barriers. Whereas other ASB programs — spring, summer and winter — require at least a small financial contribution from students, the weekend ASB trips are free and expand the reach of the powerful program to improve the lives and educational pursuits of our students and extends the influence of our students in a greater way than ever before.

We can't thank you enough.
May 16, 2018

For 1,889 minutes last week, Vandals from nearly every state and across the globe came together to support and celebrate the things we all love about the University of Idaho. Whether you made a gift or shared your love for U of I on social media by becoming an ambassador, the Vandal family made a statement together in raising nearly half a million dollars for our students and programs.  Thank you for the unprecedented generosity shown on Vandal Giving Day.

Vandals Celebrating Giving Day Near and Far
Rank State Donors
1 ID 88
2 WA 16
3 NV 3
2
Match
Bruce & Kathy Pitman Student Success Match
Thank you to Bruce & Kathy Pitman and all of our donors who helped raise $1,000 for the Dean of Students office!
$500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
SArb Student Match
Thanks to the students who joined us at the SArb Graduation event last night and made their senior gift to U of I! GO VANDALS!
$120 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Student Philanthropy Match
Between 10am and 2pm on Wednesday, April 25th, all gifts from students will be matched, dollar for dollar, to any fund they choose, up to $380 total. There will also be free coffee at the U of I Commons courtyard from 10am to Noon and free cupcakes in the food court from Noon to 2pm.
$380 MATCHED
Completed
$500
Dean of Students Challenge
Thanks to Blaine Eckles and all of our supporters! Go Vandals!
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$250
Martinez Family OMA Challenge
Thank you to the Martinez family and all of the OMA supporter for their generous support!
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
$10,000
University of Idaho Foundation Gift Challenge
Huge thanks to the University of Idaho Foundation Board for their generous support of Vandal Giving Day! We received over 1,300 gifts and completed over 25 bonus challenges unlocking $50,000 total from the U of I Foundation!
1,350 / 1,350 Gifts
Completed
Leaderboard
Vandal All-Nighter Challenge
The college or program that receives the most gifts between 10pm and 6am PST will receive a $1,000 bonus!
Rank Prize College/Program Gifts
1 $1,000 Engineering 8
2 Science 6
3 Athletics 6
4 Student Services 6
5 Vandal Marching Band 2
6 Agricultural and Life Sciences 1
7 ICCU Arena 1
8 Letters, Arts and Social Sciences 1
9 Art and Architecture 0
10 Business and Economics 0
11 Education, Health and Human Sciences 0
12 Idaho 4-H 0
13 Law 0
14 Library 0
15 Natural Resources 0
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Battle of the Programs - Dollars
Which U of I program has raised the most dollars?
Rank Program Raised
1 Greek Life $21,878.18
2 Athletics $16,885.00
3 ICCU Arena $16,565.00
4 Vandal Marching Band $12,025.00
5 Student Services $5,614.30
6 Library $5,360.00
7 Idaho 4-H $3,785.00
8 University of Idaho General Scholarship Fund $1,430.00
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Leaderboard
Battle of the Programs - Gifts
Which U of I program has received the most gifts? GO VANDALS!
Rank Program Gifts
1 Greek Life 289
2 Student Services 126
3 Athletics 124
4 Vandal Marching Band 87
5 Library 66
6 Idaho 4-H 64
7 ICCU Arena 40
8 University of Idaho General Scholarship Fund 19
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Most Gifts Happy Hour
The individual fund that receives the most gifts during Happy Hour from 5:00pm to 7:00pm on Wednesday, April 25th will get a $500 bonus!
Rank Prize Fund Gifts
1 $500 Omega Delta Phi Scholarship 20
2 Margaret Fosberg Alpha Gamma Delta Scholarship Endowment 12
3 Vandal Marching Band 10
4 Vandal Scholarship Fund 10
5 Delta Delta Delta Endowment 7
6 JAMM Lab Renovation Fund 6
7 College of Natural Resources McCall Summer Camp 5
8 Alpha Gamma Rho Scholarship 5
9 College of Law Excellence Fund 4
10 College of Science Excellence Fund 4
11 Debt-Free Teacher Endowment 4
12 CBE - Idaho Entrepreneurs 4
13 College of Engineering Dean's Excellence Fund 4
14 Friends of 4-H 4
15 Office of Multicultural Affairs 4
16 Idaho Engineering Design Exposition 4
17 SEND - Phi Gamma Delta 3
18 Gamma Phi Beta Scholarship Fund 3
19 College of Agricultural and Life Sciences CALS Excellence Fund 2
20 Idaho Central Credit Union (ICCU) Arena 2
21 Harold T. Nelson - Lambda Chi Alpha 2
22 College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Scholarship Fund 2
23 Kappa Kappa Gamma Scholarship 2
24 Delta Sigma Phi - T. J. Prichard Scholarship Endowment 2
25 College of Science Undergraduate Research Fund 2
26 CLASS Access Scholarship 2
27 CLASS Excellence Fund 2
28 Theta Chi Scholarship 2
29 Library Dean's Excellence Fund 2
30 Delta Gamma Memorial Scholarship Endowment 2
31 Alpha Phi Excellence Scholarship Endowment 1
32 Lynn Evans Little Scholarship Endowment 1
33 College of Business and Economics Excellence Fund 1
34 University of Idaho General Scholarship Fund 1
35 Inspiring Design Futures 1
36 Alternative Service Break Scholarships 1
37 Pi Kappa Alpha Scholarship Endowment 1
38 Dr. Bruce M. and Kathy Ann Pitman Student Success Endowment 1
39 College of Art and Architecture Excellence Fund 1
40 Sigma Lambda Beta Scholarship 1
41 College of Science Scholarships 1
42 College of Natural Resources Scholarships 1
43 Barker Capital Management and Trading Program 1
44 Movement Sciences (HPERD) Exercise Science Excellence Fund 1
45 FarmHouse Centennial Scholarship Endowment 0
46 Alpha Kappa Lambda/Gary Renfrow Memorial Schol. Endowment 0
47 Kappa Delta Scholarship 0
48 Delta Zeta Scholarship 0
49 Pi Beta Phi Scholarship Endowment 0
50 A. J. G. Priest - Beta Theta Pi Scholarship Endowment 0
51 Todd Pierce Delta Tau Delta Scholarship Endowment 0
52 SEND - Kappa Sigma Scholarship 0
53 Richard Simpson Memorial Scholarship Endowment 0
54 Phi Kappa Tau Scholarship 0
55 Pi Kappa Phi Scholarship 0
56 Sigma Chi Seven Founders Scholarship Endowment 0
57 Sigma Nu Scholarship Fund 0
58 Gamma Alpha Omega Scholarship 0
59 Lambda Theta Alpha Scholarship 0
60 Kappa Delta Chi Scholarship 0
61 Sigma Lambda Gamma Scholarship 0
62 Lambda Theta Phi Scholarship 0
63 CAA Technology Enhancements 0
64 U of I Boise Community Engagement Fund 0
65 College of Natural Resources Excellence Fund 0
66 College of Law Scholarships 0
67 Inspirational Teacher Award - College of Education 0
68 University of Idaho Extension Support Endowment 0
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Most Dollars Happy Hour
Congrats to the Vandal Marching Band for winning the Most Dollars Happy Hour and earning a $500 bonus!
Rank Prize Fund Raised
1 $500 Vandal Marching Band $1,300.00
2 College of Engineering Dean's Excellence Fund $1,250.00
3 Vandal Scholarship Fund $1,210.00
4 Library Dean's Excellence Fund $685.00
5 College of Science Undergraduate Research Fund $420.00
6 College of Science Excellence Fund $350.00
7 JAMM Lab Renovation Fund $305.00
8 College of Natural Resources McCall Summer Camp $300.00
9 Idaho Central Credit Union (ICCU) Arena $270.00
10 Debt-Free Teacher Endowment $225.00
11 CAA Technology Enhancements $200.00
12 University of Idaho General Scholarship Fund $155.00
13 College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Scholarship Fund $150.00
14 Harold T. Nelson - Lambda Chi Alpha $125.18
15 Delta Gamma Memorial Scholarship Endowment $100.00
16 Pi Kappa Phi Scholarship $100.00
17 Friends of 4-H $75.00
18 CLASS Access Scholarship $75.00
19 College of Agricultural and Life Sciences CALS Excellence Fund $75.00
20 College of Law Scholarships $65.00
21 College of Natural Resources Scholarships $60.00
22 Idaho Engineering Design Exposition $55.00
23 Delta Sigma Phi - T. J. Prichard Scholarship Endowment $50.00
24 Sigma Chi Seven Founders Scholarship Endowment $50.00
25 Office of Multicultural Affairs $50.00
26 Alternative Service Break Scholarships $50.00
27 University of Idaho Extension Support Endowment $25.00
28 Alpha Kappa Lambda/Gary Renfrow Memorial Schol. Endowment $20.00
29 CBE - Idaho Entrepreneurs $15.00
30 CLASS Excellence Fund $10.00
31 College of Law Excellence Fund $0.00
32 FarmHouse Centennial Scholarship Endowment $0.00
33 Kappa Kappa Gamma Scholarship $0.00
34 Kappa Delta Scholarship $0.00
35 Margaret Fosberg Alpha Gamma Delta Scholarship Endowment $0.00
36 Alpha Phi Excellence Scholarship Endowment $0.00
37 Delta Delta Delta Endowment $0.00
38 Delta Zeta Scholarship $0.00
39 Gamma Phi Beta Scholarship Fund $0.00
40 Lynn Evans Little Scholarship Endowment $0.00
41 Pi Beta Phi Scholarship Endowment $0.00
42 Alpha Gamma Rho Scholarship $0.00
43 A. J. G. Priest - Beta Theta Pi Scholarship Endowment $0.00
44 Todd Pierce Delta Tau Delta Scholarship Endowment $0.00
45 SEND - Kappa Sigma Scholarship $0.00
46 Richard Simpson Memorial Scholarship Endowment $0.00
47 SEND - Phi Gamma Delta $0.00
48 Pi Kappa Alpha Scholarship Endowment $0.00
49 Phi Kappa Tau Scholarship $0.00
50 Sigma Nu Scholarship Fund $0.00
51 Theta Chi Scholarship $0.00
52 Gamma Alpha Omega Scholarship $0.00
53 Lambda Theta Alpha Scholarship $0.00
54 Kappa Delta Chi Scholarship $0.00
55 Sigma Lambda Gamma Scholarship $0.00
56 Omega Delta Phi Scholarship $0.00
57 Lambda Theta Phi Scholarship $0.00
58 Sigma Lambda Beta Scholarship $0.00
59 College of Business and Economics Excellence Fund $0.00
60 Movement Sciences (HPERD) Exercise Science Excellence Fund $0.00
61 Dr. Bruce M. and Kathy Ann Pitman Student Success Endowment $0.00
62 U of I Boise Community Engagement Fund $0.00
63 College of Natural Resources Excellence Fund $0.00
64 Inspirational Teacher Award - College of Education $0.00
65 Inspiring Design Futures $0.00
66 College of Science Scholarships $0.00
67 Barker Capital Management and Trading Program $0.00
68 College of Art and Architecture Excellence Fund $0.00
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Student Services Leaderboard - Gifts
Check back for updates on gifts to Student Services funds!
Rank Fund Gifts
1 Office of Multicultural Affairs 71
2 Dr. Bruce M. and Kathy Ann Pitman Student Success Endowment 30
3 Alternative Service Break Scholarships 25
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Leaderboard
Student Services - Dollars
Check back for updates on how much money has been raised for Student Services funds!
Rank Fund Raised
1 Office of Multicultural Affairs $3,414.30
2 Dr. Bruce M. and Kathy Ann Pitman Student Success Endowment $1,360.00
3 Alternative Service Break Scholarships $840.00
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FINAL PUSH! 29-Minute Gift Blitz!
Congrats to Omega Delta Phi for earning a $750 bonus!
Rank Prize Fund Gifts
1 $750 Omega Delta Phi Scholarship 21
2 Margaret Fosberg Alpha Gamma Delta Scholarship Endowment 9
3 Office of Multicultural Affairs 6
4 Vandal Scholarship Fund 5
5 JAMM Lab Renovation Fund 5
6 College of Natural Resources McCall Summer Camp 5
7 Gamma Phi Beta Scholarship Fund 3
8 College of Law Excellence Fund 3
9 College of Business and Economics Excellence Fund 2
10 SEND - Phi Gamma Delta 1
11 College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Scholarship Fund 1
12 Friends of 4-H 1
13 College of Agricultural and Life Sciences CALS Excellence Fund 1
14 University of Idaho Extension Support Endowment 1
15 FarmHouse Centennial Scholarship Endowment 1
16 Delta Delta Delta Endowment 1
17 College of Law Scholarships 1
18 Library Dean's Excellence Fund 1
19 Debt-Free Teacher Endowment 1
20 CLASS Excellence Fund 0
21 College of Natural Resources Scholarships 0
22 College of Science Undergraduate Research Fund 0
23 Idaho Central Credit Union (ICCU) Arena 0
24 Vandal Marching Band 0
25 Kappa Kappa Gamma Scholarship 0
26 Alpha Kappa Lambda/Gary Renfrow Memorial Schol. Endowment 0
27 Kappa Delta Scholarship 0
28 Alpha Phi Excellence Scholarship Endowment 0
29 Delta Gamma Memorial Scholarship Endowment 0
30 Delta Zeta Scholarship 0
31 Lynn Evans Little Scholarship Endowment 0
32 Pi Beta Phi Scholarship Endowment 0
33 Alpha Gamma Rho Scholarship 0
34 A. J. G. Priest - Beta Theta Pi Scholarship Endowment 0
35 Delta Sigma Phi - T. J. Prichard Scholarship Endowment 0
36 Todd Pierce Delta Tau Delta Scholarship Endowment 0
37 SEND - Kappa Sigma Scholarship 0
38 Harold T. Nelson - Lambda Chi Alpha 0
39 Richard Simpson Memorial Scholarship Endowment 0
40 Pi Kappa Alpha Scholarship Endowment 0
41 Phi Kappa Tau Scholarship 0
42 Pi Kappa Phi Scholarship 0
43 Sigma Chi Seven Founders Scholarship Endowment 0
44 Sigma Nu Scholarship Fund 0
45 Theta Chi Scholarship 0
46 Gamma Alpha Omega Scholarship 0
47 Lambda Theta Alpha Scholarship 0
48 Kappa Delta Chi Scholarship 0
49 Sigma Lambda Gamma Scholarship 0
50 Lambda Theta Phi Scholarship 0
51 Sigma Lambda Beta Scholarship 0
52 College of Engineering Dean's Excellence Fund 0
53 Movement Sciences (HPERD) Exercise Science Excellence Fund 0
54 CAA Technology Enhancements 0
55 Dr. Bruce M. and Kathy Ann Pitman Student Success Endowment 0
56 University of Idaho General Scholarship Fund 0
57 U of I Boise Community Engagement Fund 0
58 College of Natural Resources Excellence Fund 0
59 College of Science Excellence Fund 0
60 CLASS Access Scholarship 0
61 Idaho Engineering Design Exposition 0
62 CBE - Idaho Entrepreneurs 0
63 Inspirational Teacher Award - College of Education 0
64 Inspiring Design Futures 0
65 College of Science Scholarships 0
66 Barker Capital Management and Trading Program 0
67 College of Art and Architecture Excellence Fund 0
68 Alternative Service Break Scholarships 0
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