It's Denison's Birthday!

On December 13, 1831, the very first classes commenced at the Granville Literary and Theological Institution—what we know today as Denison University. On this day we celebrate Denison’s 188 years of leadership in the liberal arts.

Make a Gift.

It’s secure, it’s easy, and you’re going to feel great when you make your monthly or one-time gift online right now with your credit or debit card. This is the fastest way to get vital financial resources to the students, faculty, and programs that need them.

Making an impact, thanks to you.

Amount Raised

$201,090,335

Total Goal

$225,000,000

Leadership Gift Promotes Wellness

Bobbi and Stephen Polk ’78 are giving a leadership gift to the Whisler Center for Student Wellness.

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Why Give?

Some gifts honor the past. Some offer new opportunities. Others are simply a way to say thanks. But all gifts help Denison move toward its future. Here, Denison donors share the reasons why they give back to the College.

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Why We Give: Gary and Suzanne Baker

A gift from two faculty members honors their departments, their careers, and their students.

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Geologic History Intersects the Modern Era

A geology student with a talent for narrative journalism uncovers the recent past through WWII letters between a professor and his wife.

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