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Giving Day 2024


SAVE THE DATE! Athens State University will host its third annual Giving Day on August 6, 2024. This 24-hour campaign celebrates philanthropy on campus and highlights the impact of our generous community. All gifts, no matter the size, directly impact Athens State students. This year’s Giving Day goal is $60,500.

If you have questions about making your gift or how your gift is allocated, please contact Chelsea Green at 256-233-8188 or




GOAL: $60,500

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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.

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College of Arts & Sciences

The College of Arts & Sciences offers abundant opportunities for the future. Donations to this area may fund hands-on learning and technology that empower students to make valuable contributions to their world.

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College of Business

The College of Business produces graduates who are innovators and problem solvers for today’s workforce. Your donation provides direct support to prepare tomorrow’s business leaders for real-world careers.

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College of Education

The College of Education prides itself in serving as a leading teacher education college. Your gift to this area will help prepare teacher candidates to serve today’s selective and demanding workforce.

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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.

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Kares Library

Kares Library supports the academic mission of the University by providing an organized collection, delivering access to instruction and research services, and offering usable physical and virtual spaces.

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Many students rely on financial assistance to complete their education. Your contribution to an annual or endowed scholarship allows talented students to see their dreams realized and makes education possible.

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Student Life

From Athens State Radio to SGA, opportunities for engagement are available to everyone on our campus. Designate a gift to student life today to support the area of your choice and provide an exciting student experience.

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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.

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