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The $50,000 Jeffery Hazell ’83 “Count Me In” Participation Challenge

Have You Been Counted?

Congratulations to Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts for winning the $50,000 gift from UNH Board of Governors member Jeffery Hazell ’83. Lyme Academy College ended the Hazell "Count Me In" Challenge with the highest donor participation rate.

In addition to the $50,000 gift from Hazell, UNH's five colleges raised over $400,000 from nearly 2,600 supporters during the Challenge.

A special thanks to our alumni, parents, faculty, staff, friends and students for their generosity!

If you missed the Challenge and you would like to make a gift to UNH, please visit
  1. How to Give

    Three Easy Ways to Make Your Gift

    1. Mail your check payable to the University of New Haven to:

    Office of Advancement
    University of New Haven
    300 Boston Post Road
    West Haven, CT 06516

    2. Contact the Office of Advancement at 203-479-4114

    3. Make your gift online using our secure server

  2. Why Give?

    Making an Investment in Higher Education

    • The University of New Haven is a private, nonprofit institution. Our business is educating our students.
    • Our mission is to prepare our students to lead purposeful and fulfilling lives in a global society by providing the highest quality education through experiential, collaborative, and discovery-based learning.
    • Nearly 90 percent of full-time, undergraduates receive financial aid.
    • The average amount of institutional merit and need-based aid awarded in 2013-14 was $14,000.
    • Donations, of any size, are tax deductible and are greatly appreciated.
    • Scholarship gifts make a lifetime of difference for the students who benefit from your support.
  3. Impact of Giving

  4. Priorities

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Thank You!


Please watch the video above to hear a special message from our Deans.

    Jeffery Hazell ‘83
    Jeffery Hazell ‘83
    President, Boston Lobster Feast Restaurants and Bar Harbor Lobster Co., Inc.
    Congratulations to Lyme Academy College for winning the Challenge.