Private giving

Students on the UC Merced campus

UC Merced receives largest philanthropic gift in campus history

"We pledge to continue to do the work that made UC Merced deserving of this magnificent investment in our students, faculty and staff,” said Chancellor Juan Sánchez Muñoz.

Weill Neurosciences Building

UC supporters step forward with generous year-end donations

Gifts from UC’s staunchest allies and students will make a lasting impact on the university and the world at large.

Margot Kushel with a patient

UCSF launches new Benioff Homelessness and Housing Initiative with $30M gift

Marc and Lynne Benioff's donation will create a first-of-its-kind initiative to research the causes of homelessness and find solutions.

Las Varas Ranch

UC Santa Barbara's new coastal jewel

Philanthropist Charles T. Munger makes a gift of the 1800-acre Las Varas Ranch.

UC Irvine gift building

Landmark gift to transform healthcare

UC Irvine receives $200 million gift from Susan and Henry Samueli to launch major integrative health initiative.

UCLA Mattel pediatrics

Mattel commits $50 million to UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital

Generous gift to fund expanded child-centric services and best-in-class facilities.

Helen Diller

Largest-ever gift to UCSF honors philanthropist Helen Diller

$500M donation among the most generous received by any academic institution in the US.

Derisi lab

Biotech pioneer Bill Bowes pledges $50M to support young biomedical investigators

Longtime UCSF supporter’s nearly $100M in total giving has propelled basic science.

UCLA Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Medical Building

$30M gift to UCLA Health will accelerate research, education and patient care

Donation supports Division of Digestive Diseases, top medical school initiatives.

UCSF Weill neurosciences

Weill gift gives UCSF unprecedented opportunity to advance neurosciences research

The $185 million donation launches the UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences.