$ 770,626 raised 1,402 gifts
College of Business has raised $ 317,775 from 219 gifts!

 

Crossing Boundaries, Transforming Lives

The Northern Illinois University College of Business approach to transformative innovation is through collaboration that crosses boundaries - disciplinary, cultural, age, time, distance, role, organizational and socioeconomic. Our approach will catapult breakthrough ideas and people into extraordinary business success stories.

 

Your support of the NIU College of Business provides the resources and mechanisms that actively foster boundary crossing collaboration among all stakeholders. This approach is a central component of how the college creates knowledge; transforms business; develops principled, adaptable global citizens and creates innovative active learning and personalized experiences.

 

The generosity of our donors helps continue a long legacy that defines the Huskie spirit enabling students with humble beginnings to be well prepared and launch careers that cross boundaries. Many of our students come from modest backgrounds and cross the boundary of being the first in their families to attend college.  Experiences in the College of Business are crafted deliberately and allow students to cross the boundary of theory and practice. The opportunities to cross disciplinary boundaries are many and our graduates create distinctive experiences by combining their knowledge base from various areas. 

 

With your support, the NIU College of Business seeks to be at the forefront of innovative business education and a catalyst for business innovation in the region. By engaging all stakeholders, the college offers innovative personalized experiences for students and faculty, in-demand programs and business services aimed at developing creative, entrepreneurial mindsets and ideas that propel business success. 

 

Your contribution is an investment in our students’ success.  We are thankful for your generosity and support of our funding priorities.

 


Leaderboard
Area with the most gifts
Which area on campus will bring in the most gifts during the NIUDOG? Keep an eye on this leaderboard to find out!
Rank Department Gifts
1 Student Scholarships 355
2 College of Business 219
3 College of Visual & Performing Arts 191
4 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 137
5 College of Education 131
6 Academic Diversity, Equity & Inclusion 114
7 College of Health & Human Sciences 70
8 College of Law 68
9 Huskie Food Pantry 51
10 College of Engineering & Engineering Technology 35
11 NIU Huskie Athletics 33
12 The Northern Star 27
13 University Libraries 25
14 Alumni Association & Affinity Groups 18
15 McKinley Deacon Davis CHANCE Program 11
16 University Honors Program 10
17 NIU Study Abroad 10
18 Northern Public Radio 9
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Leaderboard
Area to raise the most money
Which area on campus will raise the most money during the NIUDOG? Keep an eye on this leaderboard to find out!
Rank Department Raised
1 College of Business $175,070.00
2 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences $45,436.00
3 Student Scholarships $39,251.00
4 College of Visual & Performing Arts $25,036.00
5 Academic Diversity, Equity & Inclusion $14,390.00
6 NIU Huskie Athletics $14,250.00
7 College of Engineering & Engineering Technology $11,741.00
8 College of Law $11,400.00
9 College of Education $9,849.00
10 College of Health & Human Sciences $4,980.00
11 Huskie Food Pantry $1,703.50
12 The Northern Star $1,690.00
13 Alumni Association & Affinity Groups $1,330.00
14 Northern Public Radio $1,260.00
15 McKinley Deacon Davis CHANCE Program $1,060.00
16 University Honors Program $1,045.00
17 University Libraries $795.00
18 NIU Study Abroad $765.00
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$26,000
Altendorf Momentum Challenge
You did it! Thanks to your generosity you have helped to unleash $26,000 from NIU alumnus Michael Altendorf '79, ’81 MBA, and his wife Susan to support student scholarships. Thank you, Huskies!
701 / 701 Gifts
Completed
$100,000
Scott Launch Challenge
You did it! Thanks to your generosity you have helped to unleash $100,000 from Dr. Tom Scott '75 to support student scholarships. Thank you, Huskies!
500 / 500 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
Recent Grad Challenge
You did it! Thanks to your generosity you have helped to unleash $2,500 from a group of NIU recent graduates (Classes of 2009-2018) to support student scholarships. Thank you, Huskies!
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
College of Business Center for Digital Innovations and Data Analytics Match
You did it! Thanks to your generosity you have helped to unleash $150,000 from OM&IS Board Chair Chris Millington and OM&IS Board Vice Chair Amit Patel to support the new College of Business Center for Digital Innovations and Data Analytics. Thank you, Huskies!
$54,175 MATCHED
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2
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College of Business Creativity Lab Match
You did it! Thanks to your generosity you have helped to unleash $100,000 from a generous College of Business donor to support the launch of a Creativity Lab designed to engage and impact every student on campus. Thank you, Huskies!
$61,925 MATCHED
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$15,000
Dean and Brenda DuCray College of Business Challenge
You did it! Thanks to your generosity you have helped to unleash $15,000 from Dean and Brenda DuCray to support scholarships for under-served students from Chicago who participate in the Accounting Careers Awareness Program. Thank you, Huskies!
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
Dr. Don Kieso Match for Accountancy
You did it! Thanks to your generosity you have helped to unleash $15,000 from College of Business retired faculty member, Dr. Don Kieso to support accountancy. Thank you, Huskies!
$11,605 MATCHED
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