Giving to Cortland

Supporting Our Faculty

Photo of Professor Girish BhatIn Girish Bhat’s classroom, there are no back seats. Read more Supporting Our Faculty

Transforming Lives

Photo of student Devine BaileyEveryone needs a guardian angel. Ask Devine Bailey. Read More About Transforming Lives

Reducing Our Carbon Footprint

Professional Studies BuildingBeing environmentally conscious often means acting in obscurity, but not at SUNY Cortland. Read More Reducing Our Carbon Footprint

Maintaining Athletics Excellence

Golfer Rebecca StudinRebecca Studin, a golf standout and honor student, chose SUNY Cortland for its outstanding athletics and academics. Read More About Maintaining Athletics Excellence

Giving the Gift of Outdoor Education

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SUNY Cortland student Laura Platt discovered "adventure research" and a future career at the Outdoor Education Center at Raquette Lake. 

Read More about Giving the Gift of Outdoor Education

Creating a Legacy of Leadership

Photo of Louise ConleyGiven the challenges facing our nation’s educational system, the need for well-prepared administrators has never been more pressing. Read More Creating a Legacy of Leadership


Cultivating Tomorrow’s Thinkers 

Photo of alumnus James Costa Class of 1985

SUNY Cortland alumnus James T. Costa ’85 knows the power of student research. Read More About Cultivating Tomorrow's Thinkers


Sharing the American Dream

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They came to the United States seeking opportunity. Read More About Sharing the American Dream


Honoring an Inspirational Professor

Professor Barry BatzingJ.J. Walsh ’78 established the Barry L. Batzing Scholarship in recognition of one of SUNY Cortland’s special teachers.

READ MORE about honoring an inspirational professor

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More than 12,400 supporters helped the College raise $27.5 million over five years.


2013-14 Cortland College Foundation Annual Report

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Contact Us

Cortland College Foundation
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045 
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Peter Perkins
Vice President for
Institutional Advancement

Lisa Court
Associate Vice President for Development

Tina Aversano ’96
Manager of Scholarships and Donor Relations 

Richard Coyne ’07
Alumni and Advancement Officer

Doug DeRancy ’75
Assistant to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement Emeritus

Jennifer Janes
Director, The Cortland Fund

Jill Mirabito
Major and Planned Giving Officer