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Alumni and donors gather at the annual Chancellor's Leadership Dinner.

Giving Societies

Loyal and generous supporters are a cornerstone of UMass Lowell's success.
By becoming a member of one of our giving societies, whether you've endowed a scholarship or made a gift to a fund you believe in, you've joined the ranks of other River Hawks helping to invent the future.

Giving Circles

Circle of Distinction 

Recognizes top benefactors who have made generous contributions over their lifetimes.

Circle of Prestige 

Recognizes benefactors who have made generous contributions of more than $500,000 over their lifetimes.

Circle of Honor 

Recognizes benefactors who have made generous contributions of more than $100,000 over their lifetimes.

Recognition Levels

Francis Cabot Lowell Circle

$100,000 or more

Benefactors Circle

$50,000-$99,999

Fellows Circle

$25,000-$49,999

Innovators Circle

$10,000-$24,999

Principals Circle

$5,000-$9,999

Patrons Circle

$2,500-$4,999

Sponsors Circle

$1,000-$2,499

UMass Lowell Legacy Society

The UMass Lowell Legacy Society recognizes donors who support the university through planned gifts, leaving UMass Lowell in their will or estate plans. 

Graduates of the Last Decade (2005 – 2015)

The university is pleased to welcome graduates of the last 10 years to the Chancellor’s Leadership Society with a minimum gift of $100 times the number of years since graduation.

Your Gift Matters

Support UMass Lowell's continued strength and leadership in higher education. Gifts to the university directly impact thousands of students every day.