Join Us In Accepting The Charger Challenge

The Charger Challenge is an ambitious $100 million capital campaign designed to shape and solidify the University’s future. It supports scholarships, programmatic enhancements, and innovation. Together, we can make a difference for generations of students.

Meeting the Challenge: Shaping the Next 100 Years

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The Charger Challenge: The Campaign for the University of New Haven, embodies the University’s mission since its founding: innovation, creativity and social impact, and the promise to educate an enterprising generation of students eager to explore new ways of thinking, doing, and problem-solving.

Our foundation is strong because of the support of so many people who believe in the transformational educational experience we have long provided our students. Your investment will enrich the work taking place on campus and ensure even more students are able to participate in our world-class education.

When you accept The Charger Challenge, you get us closer to meeting – even exceeding – our ambitious $100 million goal.

  • The Challenge to Innovate

    Help us raise funds for important projects – including the Bergami Center for Science, Technology, and Innovation.

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  • The Challenge to Create Opportunity

    We seek to raise $35 million to build our endowment and provide financial aid to ensure continued access to the University of New Haven for deserving students.

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  • The Challenge to Invest

    An additional $30 million will support emerging opportunities for investment in rebuilding, reinforcing, and expanding key curricular areas with ongoing funding and faculty positions.

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“With the support of those who take pride in our achievements and share our belief that the University of New Haven’s brightest days lie yet ahead, I am confident we will succeed.” President Steve Kaplan

Additional Giving Priorities

There are many ways to support the University of New Haven. Every contribution impacts our students, and every gift goes towards the successful completion of The Charger Challenge. Whether you give $25 of $25,000, your gift is important to our success, and the success of our students.