Campaign Progress
$495,500,000 of $500,000,000 Goal


With a $500 million goal, Change Can’t Wait will create transformative educational opportunities for students, advance research with impact, and build stronger communities locally, nationally, and globally. Why us? Changemaking is in our DNA. Why now? We know change can’t wait.

Campaign Pillars

Heydt Scholarship Fund Honors a Commitment to Education

A Time-Old Question: Who Was Mary Graydon?

AU Installs New Kogod Eminent Scholar Chair in Finance

Change Can’t Wait on the Road: Los Angeles Highlights

AU Installs Arlene R. and Robert P. Kogod Eminent Scholar Chair in Marketing

WAMU 88.5: Building a Stronger Community One Story at a Time

Matching Gift Challenge: Coming Together to Give Back

Lectureship Advances Civility in Public Discourse

University News

Ekua Hudson (left) with AU President Sylvia Burwell. Photo by Jeff Watts.

2024 President’s Award Winner Has a Hunger for Addressing Food Deserts

Portrait of alumni award honorees and Sylvia Burwell

ӳ Honors Alumni Changemakers

a Peace Corps volunteer in Nepal

An Urge to Serve: AU Named the Top Producer of Peace Corps Volunteers Among Medium-Sized Colleges