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Today's the day!

Let's reach new heights during our third annual #GumbyGivesday! Join us to raise awareness and contributions for the CLU Annual Fund, which provides crucial scholarship support to 97% of our students.

Your gift – no matter the amount – will have a lasting impact on our students' lives. Thank you for your support!

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From Russell ’71 and Linda Young


From Kevin ’82 and Patricia Bauer


From the Cal Lutheran Alumni Board of Directors


From Russell ’71 and Linda Young.
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The Impact of Your Gift

Your gift to the CLU Annual Fund directly impacts the lives of students. You can ensure that essential funding is provided where it is needed most. Thanks to your generous gifts, the CLU Annual Fund has been able to:

Fill the 15% gap between tuition and the actual cost to educate one student. 

Equip 100% of our classrooms with the latest equipment.

Provide scholarships for the 97% of our students who receive financial aid.

Ensure the next generation of Cal Lutheran alumni are prepared to succeed.

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Without the support of Cal Lutheran's donors, the opportunity to go to college may not have been possible for me. People like you allow thousands of students like myself to have the resources and the opportunity to thrive here.

Mercedes Sacca '20


I am extremely proud to be a part of the California Lutheran University community. It is a privilege to be able to invest in the future of the university and its students.

Beth Brennan
Associate Dean, Graduate School of Education

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Help us set a new record and support the next generation of Cal Lutheran Alumni!