Naming Opportunities

At the University of Mary Washington, endowed gifts may be utilized to support a variety of programs and projects including scholarships, research, international study, campus beautification, student activities, operations, and cultural enrichment. Naming opportunities are available and may be requested by the donor.

Programs, scholarships, and naming opportunities require a minimum level of investment as specified and approved by the UMW Board of Visitors. Examples of endowment designations and naming opportunities include:

Named Merit or Need-based Scholarship $25,000
Named spaces in the Hurley Convergence Center, Woodard Hall, and others as requested $25,000 to $250,000
Presidential Scholarship for in-state students $300,000
Named Professorship $500,000
Named Full-ride Washington Scholarship for in-state students $600,000
Named Full-ride Alvey Scholarship for out-of-state students $1,000,000

Contact the Office of University Advancement at 540-654-1024 for more information.