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Donor Recognition

Michigan State University is becoming an engine of opportunity and a force for creativity, discovery, and learning with the help of loyal alumni and friends. These investments allow MSU to advance our mission and tackle the critical challenges of our time. Our donors are partners in creating an extraordinary university. To honor those whose significant financial support empowers Michigan State, the university is proud to acknowledge them with membership in our annual giving levels and lifetime giving societies.

Donor Benefits & Privileges

Exclusive event invitations

  • Regional outreach events
  • Exclusive post season activities with President Simon
  • Participate in donor society travel programs
  • Celebrations of campus milestones

Special mailed communications

  • University Advancement’s annual report
  • Common Investment Fund report


  • MSU honor roll (published in the MSU Alumni magazine fall issue and Developments)
  • College or unit honor roll when applicable
  • Inclusion in Benefactors Plaza for Snyder Society level and above

For questions about donor recognition, please contact:

Dominic Schimizzi
Director, Stewardship