Cortland College Foundation, Inc.

Brockway Hall, Room 312
Cortland, NY 13045

Phone: 607-753-2518
Fax: 607-753-5448

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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Opportunities to Give

For many students, Cortland is a gateway to educational opportunities and professional success that otherwise might have been out of reach.

We invite you to contribute to our mission by taking advantage of the many opportunities for giving, such as cash gifts, securities, real estate, or through planned gifts such as bequests and life income agreements through the Cortland College Foundation.

Gifts to SUNY Cortland are tax-deductible to the full extent of the Internal Revenue Code. Explore the many opportunities to continue the development and legacy of champions at SUNY Cortland.

The Cortland Fund

The Cortland Fund allows donors to help the College address its most important educational needs. Students and faculty directly benefit from these gifts.

Every year SUNY Cortland alumni, parents, faculty, staff and friends participate in The Cortland Fund because they understand the importance of supporting an exceptional Cortland Education.

Please join one of these Cortland Fund groups that help the College provide the programs and services that make for a world-class education at an affordable price.


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Senior Class Gift
Contribute to a gift that will represent your class’ collective experience. Ensure that your class’ legacy will support those who follow in your footsteps.


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Faculty and Staff Giving
As contributing members of the SUNY Cortland community, , faculty and staff continue to build an outstanding educational experience for the students they support through participation in The Cortland Fund.

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You can be proud to know that gifts from alumni, no matter the size, will help provide an opportunity-rich environment for today’s SUNY Cortland students.


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This special group of individuals choose to support SUNY Cortland for many reasons, yet the outcomes are the same. Every dollar invested in The Cortland Fund is invaluable as it enhances the scope, breadth and quality of the SUNY Cortland experience.

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Every year, parents participate in the Parents Fund because students and faculty directly benefit from the support that is given.


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Classmates celebtrating their reunion can support the College and their class’ support efforts through a gift of any size.


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The Cortland Fund student callers and their alumni have a special bond with SUNY Cortland and the College’s supporters. Their dedication is found in their time, effort, enthusiasm and their own financial support of The Cortland Fund.


Opportunities to focus your donation in support of specific resources include:

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The SUNY Cortland C-Club is committed to supporting SUNY Cortland athletics and preserving the rich athletic history of the College. Go Red Dragons!


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This National Historic Landmark is open to all majors, allowing students to grow intellectually as well as emotionally. Be part of SUNY Cortland’s efforts to promote enjoyment and appreciation of the outdoors and the environment.

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The Alumni House serves as the focal point for the College’s Alumni programs and serves the College’s hosting and special events needs. Your support will ensure that warm hospitality provided by the Alumni House represents the College well into the future.

Leadership Giving

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Cortland continues to be an extraordinary place for learning and teaching. Many of our accomplishments are a testimony to the loyal support and dedication of donors who give at a generous level. These gifts are essential to our ability to provide this remarkable education.

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Planned/Estate Giving

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We can all relate to the satisfaction that comes from seeing our support make a difference for causes that are important to us. Discover the added pleasure of knowing that your support of SUNY Cortland can continue beyond your lifetime.

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Honorary/Memorial Gifts

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Gifts made in memory or in honor of individuals reflect the impact of these people in our world. The opportunity to support their legacy at SUNY Cortland is provided through this giving opportunity.

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Naming Opportunities

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There are numerous naming opportunities on campus for outright and planned gifts, from scholarships to faculty chairs to physical places on campus. Naming opportunities can be extended as memorial remembrances as well.

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