Support Illinois Wesleyan Giving

Your support can make a difference

If you believe that an Illinois Wesleyan education made a real difference in your life, or in the life of someone you know, you can help the next generation of students through your support.

Areas of Support

Every gift to Illinois Wesleyan makes a difference on campus and in the lives of current and future Titans.

Ways to Give

There are many different ways to make a gift to Illinois Wesleyan - choose what method works best for you.


By giving to Illinois Wesleyan, donors have impact. Contributions open doors for students and provides resources to help them succeed.

Matching Gifts

Companies across the nation support causes that are important to their employees by matching charitable contributions - make your contributions go further at Illinois Wesleyan.

Planned Giving

Make a lasting impact at Illinois Wesleyan with planned and estate giving. The Advancement Office will assist you in creating a charitable plan.

Talk to Us

Meet the Advancement Office staff, who thoroughly enjoy meeting alumni and friends to learn how Illinois Wesleyan has transformed their lives.

We Count on You

IWU alumni continually make us proud, and the support and strength of that network makes the Illinois Wesleyan experience possible for future Titans.

>90% of students receive
financial assistance, supported by donors
19% of alumni give
301 endowed scholarships
awarded to students in 2017-18

"One of the very best parts of my Wesleyan experience was the chance to get my first taste of real, topical research, working in close collaboration with multiple members of the faculty... I wanted to help more students have that same opportunity."

Mark Israel '91 Established the Mark Israel Research Fellowship, enabling research opportunities for IWU students
Israel Portrait