The University of Colorado receives less than 4% of its budget from state appropriations. Consequently, CU must look to private donors to help finance important programs and initiatives that directly impact all students on campus from move-in through graduation. The easiest way to directy support the work done by the Division of Student Affairs is to contribute to the Parent Fund.
“Why would I give to the Parent Fund?”
The Parent Fund is a unique opportunity for parents, family members and others to get involved with the CU community while having a direct impact on student success. Gifts made to the Parent Fund provide vital financial support to enhance important programs and initiatives that directly impact all students on campus from move in through graduation, at the discretion of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs.
Some of the intiatives currently being funded by the Parent Fund are: