Every Tiger. Every Year.

More than a slogan, “Every Tiger. Every Year.” accurately sums up the significance of annual giving. Support from a broad base of alumni, friends, and parents provides the margin of excellence across our campus. Annual giving – whether in the form of an outright cash gift, a monthly credit card pledge, or alumni association membership dues – supports the faculty, facilities, and programs that directly impact every student on a day-to-day basis.

Whether you’re interested in supporting student scholarships, the academic experience or the events and traditions that make Mizzou unique, we can help you identify a program or fund that aligns with your interests. Feel free to browse a few of Mizzou’s priority giving areas below. You also can donate by completing a gift form and mailing it with a check payable to the University of Missouri to:

Mizzou Gift Processing
407 Reynolds Alumni Center
Columbia, MO 65211

Please remember: Large or small, your gift makes a difference.

Annual Giving and Membership


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Campus Support

Campus Support encompasses giving to the Chancellor’s Fund for Excellence, the Mizzou Annual Fund, and the Mizzou Scholarship Fund. These funds allow campus leaders to allocate resources to areas of greatest need to ensure quality instruction in our classrooms, an unparalleled campus experience, and accessibility for deserving students.

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Academic Divisions

Academic giving supports facilities, programs, and scholarships specific to a particular degree program or field of study.

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Parent Giving

Gifts to the Parents Fund or Student Experience Fund positively impact Mizzou’s campus resource offering, touching each and every student. Parent giving has recently benefitted the Wellness Resource Center, student-run MUTV, the Student Counseling Center, and Stripes (Mizzou's student-run safe ride program).

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Current Crowdfunding Initiatives

Mizzou’s Give Direct crowdfunding site offers a diverse array of opportunities to support impactful or one-time projects or initiatives underway on our campus. Unsure exactly how you want to support Mizzou? By browsing Give Direct, you can choose to further cancer research, pay tribute to a notable faculty member or alumnus, or support Tiger Pantry, the campus food bank.

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Mizzou Alumni Association (MAA)

MAA membership dues or outright gifts to the Mizzou Traditions Fund provide comprehensive support for MU in the form of legislative advocacy, student scholarships, nationwide chapter activities, and the preservation of beloved campus events and traditions like Homecoming.

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Faculty and Staff Giving

No one knows Mizzou’s strengths and needs better than our internal team of talented faculty and staff members. Employees can demonstrate their dedication to MU in their day-to-day efforts and through their financial support for the campus programs they value.

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Learn more about Mizzou’s annual giving recognition program, the Columns Society.