The annual support of the Lehigh Fund by alumni and friends makes the Lehigh experience possible for today's young men and women. The generosity of alumni, faculty and staff, Lehigh families, and students has tremendous impact because such gifts:
- Ensure the best students can afford to attend Lehigh, regardless of financial background. Gifts to the Lehigh Fund support the university's top priority of financial aid. Some 50 percent of all students receive this valuable support.
- Enrich Lehigh's reputation and its hallmark learning and living experience. Your generosity provides resources for academic, athletic, and student life programs that allow Lehigh to continue to build on almost 150 years of excellence in education.
- Give Lehigh immediate, flexible resources. Your gift of annual dollars allows the university to pursue the latest opportunities and remain competitive with its peers.
- Strengthen the value of your Lehigh degree. Alumni participation in annual giving directly affects the university's standings in national rankings. Greater participation translates to stronger reputation, thereby increasing the worth of your degree.