Gift by gift
Creighton’s story began with a visionary act of philanthropy — when Mary Lucretia Creighton made a gift of $200,000 to start a Jesuit, Catholic university in Omaha. More than 140 years later, our story continues, donor by donor, gift by gift.
You can keep Creighton thriving. You can support the University and our students through gifts to scholarships, academics, programs, mission and improvements to our campuses in Omaha, Phoenix and Hastings.
Every gift matters. Every gift, no matter the size, adds up to something great. You can make a difference today!
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Why I give
"My Creighton education itself is why I choose to give to Creighton. With the University's Jesuit tradition and emphasis on reflection, you can't come to Creighton without thinking about what your contribution to the world should be. That makes it so unique. And it makes me want to continue supporting Creighton."
— Nikki Rieck, BSW’94, Creighton Fund donorRead more about Nikki
There are so many ways to support the University and our students. You can make a gift to scholarships or the general fund. You can support specific schools, colleges or causes. However you choose to support Creighton, we will help you meet your goals and ensure that your gift makes an impact!Make a gift!
Stories of giving
A legacy family deeply invested in Creighton University, Jack and Judy Pogge have helped establish a blueprint for meaningful student and alumni engagement.
This month, Archbishop George Lucas blessed the St. Peter Faber, SJ Chapel, located in the Mike and Josie Harper Center, and consecrated the altar. Design elements of the chapel include icons of St. Peter Faber, SJ, and the Madonna della Strada, a prayers and petitions wall, and a chapel cave.
On March 3, thousands of Bluejays came together to make this our biggest Giving Day to date, with a total of nearly $936,000. Nearly 2,900 donors made gifts to Creighton in just 24 hours.