We believe education has the power to change lives, and in the School of Education, our core purpose is to change lives through advancing access to life’s opportunities. Our students and faculty have the vision….you have the resources for their mission. Please help us help them change lives through your gifts.

Help Us Change Lives: Give Now

Why Give

Donors give for a variety of reasons. They are proud alumni. They believe in education and the work we’re doing. They want to make an impact that means a great deal to them and to today’s students. What inspires you? Leave a legacy at the School of Education and change lives for generations to come.

Your Gift in Action

See how it feels to Leave Your Legacy with a donation to the School of Education.

How to Give

Annual GivingEndowmentsPlanned Gifts
Annual gifts support the greatest needs of the School of Education, individual departments, and programs.

Donors making annual gifts of $1,000 or more become members of the Cook Society.
Gifts of $15,000 or more can change the lives of students and faculty in a transformative way by providing access to scholarship, financial support, research, experiential education, leadership opportunities, and more.

Naming endowments and other funds begin at this level. These gifts may be pledged and fulfilled over a period of years.

Learn more about Endowments
Leave a legacy at the School of Education and change lives for generations to come.

Financial or estate gifts allow you to make lasting impact now or after your lifetime while enjoying current financial benefits for yourself and your family.

Giving News

  • SOE Graduate Scholar Award (3/22/2019)- The 2019 ERM recipient of the School of Education Graduate Scholar Award is Cherie Avent. Cherie’s research focuses on issues related to social justice and STEM education programs within the field of evaluation. Her work in STEM often reports programmatic effectiveness, outcomes and lessons learned when utilizing social justice-oriented evaluation approaches. Additionally, Cherie is working with […]
  • Teacher Education Fellows Program Receives Additional $50k Gift from Sarah & Bob Jordan (1/30/2019)- On behalf of the entire UNCG School of Education community, we would like to thank Mrs. Sarah Cole Jordan ’56 and The Honorable Robert Jordan, III for their gift of $50,000 to support the Sarah Cole Jordan Class of 1956 UNCG Teacher Education Fellows Endowment. The Jordan name is synonymous with this incredible experience, dating […]
  • SOE Donors Ron and Barbara Shiffler Describe the Gratification of Giving (1/7/2019)- This story was published in the 2018 issue of Transform magazine. To read the full story, click here. The gratification of giving Ron Shiffler ’70 and his wife, Barbara, are kindred spirits — they met in Atlanta when Ron took his first teaching position as a statistics professor at Georgia State University. Barbara comes from […]
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