Special Initiatives

The Charter Fund

The Charter Fund is the annual giving program for Rockford University. A gift to the Charter Fund supports students today.

Support the Charter Fund today!

Reunion Giving

Giving in honor of your upcoming reunion is a meaningful way to support your alma mater. We look forward to celebrating this year’s Reunion classes (all classes ending in 4 or 9)
this October 4 & 5.

Make a Gift in honor of your Reunion!

Make your gift online today or choose to support our initiatives listed below! 

How Your Gift Helps Rockford University

Every gift makes a difference to the students and faculty. Unrestricted gifts allows Rockford University to make that difference by directing those funds to the areas of greatest need. You may also designate your gift to support a department, program, scholarship fund, or other area of your choosing.

Your gifts to Rockford University allow us to:
• Award scholarships for deserving students.
• Fund service-learning programs throughout the community and into the world.
• Acquire state-of-the-art technology.
• Help students make meaningful connections between liberal learning and civic engagement.
• Provide faculty with funds to stay current with new methods of teaching and learning.

Your Gifts Bring Our Mission to Life

Our mission is to educate men and women to lead responsible lives by means of a curriculum grounded in liberal arts learning and complemented and extended by professional and practical experience. Through the total academic and co-curricular experience, Rockford University strives to prepare students for fulfilling lives, careers, and participation in a modern and changing global society.

A Rock Solid education starts here. 

From IRA to Z, We Have Everything You Need to Know

We are proud to be able to offer resources that can assist you in many ways. From understanding how changes to tax laws can impact your charitable rollovers to planning for legacy giving, the link below can help.

Please visit to learn more! 

How Your Gift Helps Rockford University

Every gift makes a difference to the students and faculty. Unrestricted gifts allows Rockford University to make that difference by directing those funds to the areas of greatest need. You may also designate your gift to support a department, program, scholarship fund, or other area of your choosing.

Your gifts to Rockford University allow us to:
• Award scholarships for deserving students.
• Fund service-learning programs throughout the community and into the world.
• Acquire state-of-the-art technology.
• Help students make meaningful connections between liberal learning and civic engagement.
• Provide faculty with funds to stay current with new methods of teaching and learning.

Your Gifts Bring Our Mission to Life

Our mission is to educate men and women to lead responsible lives by means of a curriculum grounded in liberal arts learning and complemented and extended by professional and practical experience. Through the total academic and co-curricular experience, Rockford University strives to prepare students for fulfilling lives, careers, and participation in a modern and changing global society.

A Rock Solid education starts here. 

From IRA to Z, We Have Everything You Need to Know

We are proud to be able to offer resources that can assist you in many ways. From understanding how changes to tax laws can impact your charitable rollovers to planning for legacy giving, the link below can help.

Please visit to learn more! 

Department Information

Office of Advancement 
Johnson Alumni Center
5050 E. State Street Rockford, IL 61108
815-226-3376
fax 815-226-4081

Stephen L. Kull
Vice President for Advancement & Chief Development Officer
skull@rockford.edu
815-394-4365

Hours:
Mon-Fri - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Give a Gift

Special Initiatives

The Charter Annual Fund

The Charter Annual Fund is the annual giving program for Rockford University. A gift to the Charter Fund supports students today.

Support The Charter Annual Fund today!

Reunion Giving

Giving in honor of your upcoming reunion is a meaningful way to support your alma mater. We look forward to celebrating this year’s Reunion classes (all classes ending in 4 or 9)
this October 4 & 5.

Make a Gift in honor of your Reunion!