Why Give?

From endowed scholarships to research stipends, your gift directly impacts the lives of St. Olaf students.


Ways to Give

Whether it’s an annual gift to the St. Olaf Fund or a bequest from your estate, find out what works best for you.


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    To Be an Ole

    For nearly 140 years, a St. Olaf education has been a gift and a community effort.

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    Endowed Gifts in Action

    Empowering future leaders for social change through the Kloeck-Jenson Endowment for Peace and Justice.

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    Fueling Brain Research

    The Dr. E. Gordon and Alice Behrents Endowment in Biology Research provides supplies for collaborative student-faculty research.

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    Student Business Booster

    Brad Cleveland '82 helps establish the Ole Cup entrepreneurial competition.

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    Why I Give

    Clayton Smith ’10 on what brings him back and why he gives back.