To have a facility, space or non-physical asset at the College named, a donor must meet certain philanthropic requirements.

Physical Assets

For physical assets, the College president, Cortland College Foundation and College Council must review and approve the proposal.

Items in this category include buildings, classrooms, conference rooms, laboratories, lobbies, theatres and galleries.

Funds generated through the naming program for physical assets/space will be directed to support the College’s strategic goals.

Non-Physical Assets

Non-physical assets require the review and approval of the College president and the vice president for institutional advancement/executive director of the Cortland College Foundation. 

Items in this category include schools, endowed chairs, professorships, centers, academic departments, distinguished lectureships and visiting professors, and visiting scholars and artists–in-residence.

Funds received will be directed to support the area assigned to this asset.

Contact Us

Cortland College Foundation
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045 
Email us 

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