Save the date for Athenian Giving Day on Tuesday, August 1, 2023! Every gift makes a positive impact on the Athens State community, now and for generations to come.
Athenian Giving Day was established for students, alumni, friends, and the community to unite and make a difference for Athens State University. Donors are welcome to designate their gifts to a program or initiative. On Athenian Giving Day, your contribution has an even bigger impact than usual thanks to the support of generous donors who provide matching gift funds. This year’s $25,000 matching gift is provided by the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention.
If you have questions about your gift or how your gift is allocated, please contact the Office of Advancement at email@example.com or call 256-233-8215 and we will be happy to assist you.
Annual Fund/Greatest Need
Private funds are crucial in building a diverse student population and helping provide support for overall student success. Unrestricted funding supports the priority needs of Athens State University.
Emergency Student Assistance
This fund was established with the intention of providing short-term financial assistance to students experiencing personal emergencies. Students who receive assistance are not obligated to repay the award.
Many students rely on financial assistance to complete their education. Scholarship contributions allow talented student to see their dreams realized and helps make education possible.
Student Professional Development
We strive to help students develop, understand, and reflect upon their values, leadership skills, and goals. Help us create opportunities to allow students to discover their passions and realize their potential.
In order to qualify and succeed in today’s work environment, students need to gain cultural awareness, sensitivity, and multicultural skills. Our study abroad program provides a rewarding and enriching student experience.
Veteran Student Support
We are a military-friendly school and embrace military service members, veterans, and family members as students. Donations directed to veteran student support will help ensure our Veterans Affairs team is prepared to serve those who served.