Parent and student embrace

Our Investment in Students

Through the success of the Campaign for USF, we are able to provide more students with access to a high-quality, transformative, Jesuit Education.

Three generations of giving

Three generations of the Sobrato family have committed $17 million for a new endowment to support scholarships for Bay Area students. The creation of the Sobrato Scholars Endowed Fund marks the largest gift in USF history

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Generosity makes for success


Increase in alumni cash donations


Students who received financial aid in the 2020-2021 school year


Undergraduates received scholarships

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Linda Hothem MSOD '04

I have dreams that a recipient of my scholarship will go on to do great things and become a future scholarship donor — pay it forward."

Linda Hothem MSOD '04

Generosity Fuels Perseverance Amid the Pandemic

During the early stages of the pandemic, USF saw an outpouring of gifts and support to the COVID-19 Response Fund providing financial aid to USF students.

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All donations help our students to thrive


Million additional funds from the Board of Trustees to fund urgent financial needs for students


Gifts and pledges ranging from $1 to $400,000


Total number of gifts received $1,000 or less