Loyal donors give the University the strong, consistent base of support needed to pursue cutting-edge research, provide opportunities for outstanding students, and hire distinguished faculty.

Maroon Loyalty Society Membership

The Maroon Loyalty Society recognizes donors who make a gift of any amount, from a class gift of $20.15 to a $5,000 gift to underwrite a Metcalf internship, to any area of the University for three or more consecutive years.

* Membership is extended at the following levels:

Guardian

20+ years of consecutive giving 

Perfect donors—alumni who have given every year since their most recent UChicago graduation—are also invited to join the Maroon Loyalty Society at the Guardian level.

Steward

10–19 years of consecutive giving

Champion

5–9 years of consecutive giving

Advocate

3–4 years of consecutive giving and new donors with a three-year commitment

Campaign Offer

All donors who make a three-year recurring gift commitment during the University of Chicago Campaign: Inquiry and Impact, which runs through 2019, will automatically qualify for membership at the Advocate level of the Maroon Loyalty Society.

Maroon Loyalty Society Benefits

As a member of the Maroon Loyalty Society, you will receive:

  • recognition in the Maroon Loyalty Society Honor Roll of Donors;
  • exclusive invitations to events; and
  • dedicated access to loyalty society staff.

*Based on the University fiscal year, which runs July 1–June 30, including the current fiscal year.