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Our mission to “create, share and apply knowledge to make Iowa and the world a better place” not only reflects our values and ambitions — it provides our mandate for the future.

Iowa State University Foundation 2505 University Boulevard P.O. Box 2230 Ames, Iowa 50010-2230

Phone: 515.294.4607 Toll Free: 866.419.6768 Fax: 515.294.6521 www.foundation.iastate.edu


Our mission to “create, share and apply knowledge to make Iowa and the world a better place” not only reflects our values and ambitions — it provides our mandate for the future.

Iowa State University Foundation 2505 University Boulevard P.O. Box 2230 Ames, Iowa 50010-2230

Phone: 515.294.4607 Toll Free: 866.419.6768 Fax: 515.294.6521 www.foundation.iastate.edu


Investing in Students

Investing in Faculty

Investing in Programs

More than 25,000 undergraduate and graduate

Iowa State’s international reputation is primarily the

Academically, Iowa State continues to make great

students attend Iowa State — students who expect

result of the accomplishments and reputation of its

strides in traditional and new fields of study from

more from their university experience than ever

extraordinary faculty. Competition for world-class

aerospace engineering to veterinary medicine. Our

before. It is their potential we must maximize,

faculty, however, is intense. One of the most effective

more than 100 interdisciplinary centers and institutes

their creativity we must inspire, their ideas we

ways to attract and retain these academicians is to offer

bring creative problem solvers together to address

must invigorate.

endowed chairs, professorships and fellowships. By

many of society’s most vexing issues. Our honors

doubling the number of its endowed faculty positions

program provides educational and intellectual

from 75 to 150, Iowa State can enhance its reputation

opportunities to all students of high ability regardless

and cause a ripple effect that elevates student

of their major. Beyond the classroom, hundreds of

recruitment efforts and overall academic achievement.

student organizations and programs enrich the overall

Resident tuition has increased more than 150 percent during the last two decades, and the average debt load for graduates continues to rise. In order to maximize each student’s potential, we must offer more need- and merit-based scholarships and substantially increase program support. We also must secure additional funding for leadership and entrepreneurship programs and multicultural or international experiences that

Campaign Iowa State: With Pride and Purpose Iowa State has been meeting society’s challenges for more than 150 years. Never before has Iowa State been more prepared to make a difference globally than it is today by fulfilling its mission to “create, share and apply knowledge to make Iowa and the world a better place.”

prepare students to make a difference in a constantly changing world.

feel safe. We want a healthy environment. We want

the first endowed colleges at Iowa State or elevate our outstanding honors program to a full-fledged

Adding more merit- and

increasing the number

college. You can strengthen and advance the university

of endowed faculty

and sustainable world.

by endowing a department or deanship, offering

positions are two of

Campaign Iowa State presents one of the most exciting opportunities for growth and distinction in the university’s history. Your gifts might help us establish

innovative programs. With your help, there is no limit to the possibilities our future holds.

society’s call for new technologies, new solutions, new ideas — and to develop

sphere of influence. Campaign Iowa State will support existing programs and increase Iowa State’s graduate, professional and

Campaign Iowa State:

research programs, especially in areas that build on our

With Pride and Purpose

strengths and address local and global needs.

Look to Iowa State to help solve the world’s significant challenges. Expect us to play a greater

Investing in Facilities

role in strengthening America’s position in an

With its wonderful blend of historic and modern

increasingly competitive global marketplace.

buildings and abundant green space, Iowa State has

Realize that we are inspiring and cultivating

one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation.

those who will lead us to a prosperous, more

as well as dramatically

thriving economies. We want to live in a peaceful, just

scholarships to deserving students, or helping create

faculty members who will respond to

university experience, further expanding Iowa State’s

the next generation of leaders.

need-based scholarships

The challenges are the same everywhere. We want to

Iowa State must be ready to support the

Campaign Iowa State’s most important priorities.

The learning and research that take place beyond the verdant views and the facades of our buildings,

secure tomorrow. And know that your financial contributions help make it possible.

however, is what helps us attract and retain talented

Support students, faculty, programs, and facilities

faculty and students. The building and renovation

through Campaign Iowa State: With Pride and

projects slated as part of this campaign will enhance

Purpose — your investment will help define Iowa

the value and quality of Iowa State and allow us to

State’s leadership role on a grand and global scale.

continue our tradition of excellence in teaching, research and outreach.


Investing in Students

Investing in Faculty

Investing in Programs

More than 25,000 undergraduate and graduate

Iowa State’s international reputation is primarily the

Academically, Iowa State continues to make great

students attend Iowa State — students who expect

result of the accomplishments and reputation of its

strides in traditional and new fields of study from

more from their university experience than ever

extraordinary faculty. Competition for world-class

aerospace engineering to veterinary medicine. Our

before. It is their potential we must maximize,

faculty, however, is intense. One of the most effective

more than 100 interdisciplinary centers and institutes

their creativity we must inspire, their ideas we

ways to attract and retain these academicians is to offer

bring creative problem solvers together to address

must invigorate.

endowed chairs, professorships and fellowships. By

many of society’s most vexing issues. Our honors

doubling the number of its endowed faculty positions

program provides educational and intellectual

from 75 to 150, Iowa State can enhance its reputation

opportunities to all students of high ability regardless

and cause a ripple effect that elevates student

of their major. Beyond the classroom, hundreds of

recruitment efforts and overall academic achievement.

student organizations and programs enrich the overall

Resident tuition has increased more than 150 percent during the last two decades, and the average debt load for graduates continues to rise. In order to maximize each student’s potential, we must offer more need- and merit-based scholarships and substantially increase program support. We also must secure additional funding for leadership and entrepreneurship programs and multicultural or international experiences that

Campaign Iowa State: With Pride and Purpose Iowa State has been meeting society’s challenges for more than 150 years. Never before has Iowa State been more prepared to make a difference globally than it is today by fulfilling its mission to “create, share and apply knowledge to make Iowa and the world a better place.”

prepare students to make a difference in a constantly changing world.

feel safe. We want a healthy environment. We want

the first endowed colleges at Iowa State or elevate our outstanding honors program to a full-fledged

Adding more merit- and

increasing the number

college. You can strengthen and advance the university

of endowed faculty

and sustainable world.

by endowing a department or deanship, offering

positions are two of

Campaign Iowa State presents one of the most exciting opportunities for growth and distinction in the university’s history. Your gifts might help us establish

innovative programs. With your help, there is no limit to the possibilities our future holds.

society’s call for new technologies, new solutions, new ideas — and to develop

sphere of influence. Campaign Iowa State will support existing programs and increase Iowa State’s graduate, professional and

Campaign Iowa State:

research programs, especially in areas that build on our

With Pride and Purpose

strengths and address local and global needs.

Look to Iowa State to help solve the world’s significant challenges. Expect us to play a greater

Investing in Facilities

role in strengthening America’s position in an

With its wonderful blend of historic and modern

increasingly competitive global marketplace.

buildings and abundant green space, Iowa State has

Realize that we are inspiring and cultivating

one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation.

those who will lead us to a prosperous, more

as well as dramatically

thriving economies. We want to live in a peaceful, just

scholarships to deserving students, or helping create

faculty members who will respond to

university experience, further expanding Iowa State’s

the next generation of leaders.

need-based scholarships

The challenges are the same everywhere. We want to

Iowa State must be ready to support the

Campaign Iowa State’s most important priorities.

The learning and research that take place beyond the verdant views and the facades of our buildings,

secure tomorrow. And know that your financial contributions help make it possible.

however, is what helps us attract and retain talented

Support students, faculty, programs, and facilities

faculty and students. The building and renovation

through Campaign Iowa State: With Pride and

projects slated as part of this campaign will enhance

Purpose — your investment will help define Iowa

the value and quality of Iowa State and allow us to

State’s leadership role on a grand and global scale.

continue our tradition of excellence in teaching, research and outreach.


Investing in Students

Investing in Faculty

Investing in Programs

More than 25,000 undergraduate and graduate

Iowa State’s international reputation is primarily the

Academically, Iowa State continues to make great

students attend Iowa State — students who expect

result of the accomplishments and reputation of its

strides in traditional and new fields of study from

more from their university experience than ever

extraordinary faculty. Competition for world-class

aerospace engineering to veterinary medicine. Our

before. It is their potential we must maximize,

faculty, however, is intense. One of the most effective

more than 100 interdisciplinary centers and institutes

their creativity we must inspire, their ideas we

ways to attract and retain these academicians is to offer

bring creative problem solvers together to address

must invigorate.

endowed chairs, professorships and fellowships. By

many of society’s most vexing issues. Our honors

doubling the number of its endowed faculty positions

program provides educational and intellectual

from 75 to 150, Iowa State can enhance its reputation

opportunities to all students of high ability regardless

and cause a ripple effect that elevates student

of their major. Beyond the classroom, hundreds of

recruitment efforts and overall academic achievement.

student organizations and programs enrich the overall

Resident tuition has increased more than 150 percent during the last two decades, and the average debt load for graduates continues to rise. In order to maximize each student’s potential, we must offer more need- and merit-based scholarships and substantially increase program support. We also must secure additional funding for leadership and entrepreneurship programs and multicultural or international experiences that

Campaign Iowa State: With Pride and Purpose Iowa State has been meeting society’s challenges for more than 150 years. Never before has Iowa State been more prepared to make a difference globally than it is today by fulfilling its mission to “create, share and apply knowledge to make Iowa and the world a better place.”

prepare students to make a difference in a constantly changing world.

feel safe. We want a healthy environment. We want

the first endowed colleges at Iowa State or elevate our outstanding honors program to a full-fledged

Adding more merit- and

increasing the number

college. You can strengthen and advance the university

of endowed faculty

and sustainable world.

by endowing a department or deanship, offering

positions are two of

Campaign Iowa State presents one of the most exciting opportunities for growth and distinction in the university’s history. Your gifts might help us establish

innovative programs. With your help, there is no limit to the possibilities our future holds.

society’s call for new technologies, new solutions, new ideas — and to develop

sphere of influence. Campaign Iowa State will support existing programs and increase Iowa State’s graduate, professional and

Campaign Iowa State:

research programs, especially in areas that build on our

With Pride and Purpose

strengths and address local and global needs.

Look to Iowa State to help solve the world’s significant challenges. Expect us to play a greater

Investing in Facilities

role in strengthening America’s position in an

With its wonderful blend of historic and modern

increasingly competitive global marketplace.

buildings and abundant green space, Iowa State has

Realize that we are inspiring and cultivating

one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation.

those who will lead us to a prosperous, more

as well as dramatically

thriving economies. We want to live in a peaceful, just

scholarships to deserving students, or helping create

faculty members who will respond to

university experience, further expanding Iowa State’s

the next generation of leaders.

need-based scholarships

The challenges are the same everywhere. We want to

Iowa State must be ready to support the

Campaign Iowa State’s most important priorities.

The learning and research that take place beyond the verdant views and the facades of our buildings,

secure tomorrow. And know that your financial contributions help make it possible.

however, is what helps us attract and retain talented

Support students, faculty, programs, and facilities

faculty and students. The building and renovation

through Campaign Iowa State: With Pride and

projects slated as part of this campaign will enhance

Purpose — your investment will help define Iowa

the value and quality of Iowa State and allow us to

State’s leadership role on a grand and global scale.

continue our tradition of excellence in teaching, research and outreach.


Our mission to “create, share and apply knowledge to make Iowa and the world a better place” not only reflects our values and ambitions — it provides our mandate for the future.

Iowa State University Foundation 2505 University Boulevard P.O. Box 2230 Ames, Iowa 50010-2230

Phone: 515.294.4607 Toll Free: 866.419.6768 Fax: 515.294.6521 www.foundation.iastate.edu

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