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MEETING THE MOMENT, TOGETHER

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At Creighton, our Jesuit mission shapes our vision. But our alumni and friends — our one-of-a-kind community — you make that vision a reality. You can help us forge a bold new chapter in Creighton’s extraordinary story. Learn how you can support Forward Blue — the largest and most comprehensive fundraising campaign in Creighton's history.

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Participants

39,446

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$535M

To goal

82%

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Scholarships

Now more than ever, scholarships are vital. They continue Creighton's legacy of offering life-changing experiences to any student who wants to make a difference in the world.

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Mission, Academics & Programming

Our Jesuit approach to teaching, research and innovative programming is the cornerstone of a Creighton education, allowing us to form women and men for and with others.

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Campus Improvements

Capital projects are more than new buildings. They’re spaces to inspire hearts and minds, ensuring that our students get the best education and reach their full potential.

Creighton News and Features

The Poopas of Gallagher Hall

May 04, 2022 Nursing

In the fall semester of 1969, a group of women (mostly nursing and education majors) moved into Gallagher Hall, sparking a friendship that's still going strong more than half a century since freshman year. They call themselves the Poopas.

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Gallagher Hall T-shirt

It's begun. After more than 60 years of life, Gallagher Hall is coming down. 

Yet the one-of-a-kind community forged in those four walls lives on. As one Creighton alum told us, "Gallagher is not a place. It's a people."

It is now, also, a limited-edition T-shirt. Here's how to get one.

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From the Creighton archives

From time to time, we cull the Creighton archives for interesting features and photos that celebrate the University's rich history. If you're looking to feed your Creighton nostalgia, there are few better places to start. A few of our features ...

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Stay Connected

There are dozens of ways for alumni to continue their lifelong connection to Creighton! Stay connected with former classmates, faculty, staff and the Jesuit community through alumni events, programs and more. Also, don’t forget to take advantage of your alumni benefits!

IMPACT STORIES

Her journey for others

When the timing was right the life-long learner and education advocate began writing the next chapter of her life.

The Impact of Scholarships

In the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, generous donors inspire confidence, create access to opportunities and honor a legacy. Meet three students impacted by the gift of scholarship.

Ben Thompson, DPT’21 Scholarship recipient

The faith, vision, and generosity of Creighton women

“I’ve been known to tell students and fellow alumni that because neither Creighton couple had children who survived past the age of five, we are the descendants of the Creightons and must help live out their legacy." Katie Wadas-Thalken, EdD, Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs

Developing confident leaders

Last fall, in a new partnership between Creighton University and Union Pacific Railroad, the first eight Union Pacific Scholars arrived on campus.

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You can support the Creighton community!

Support our students and help Creighton lead the way! Make a gift to scholarships, programs, research or any area meaningful to you. Gift by gift, you fuel the future of Creighton University.

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Donor Impact

Creighton's generous donors empower our students through academic excellence, unwavering faith and service to others. In this year’s Donor Impact magazine, you will find inspirational stories of philanthropy and of the transformational power of higher education.

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The gift of Creighton

Creighton is a world-class academic institution recognized for excellence and enriched by a centuries-long tradition of Jesuit, Catholic education.

Since 1878, Creighton has built upon a foundation of faith, service and generosity. Every brick and block of limestone stands as testament to the enduring power of our mission and the people who live it. Now, a dynamic vision guides our path forward. And we call on our alumni and friends to help us lead the way.