Your Gifts at Work

Your gift to the university opens the doors of opportunity and changes the lives of our students.

Gifts to the Empire State University Foundation support initiatives across the institution and touch the lives of our students, faculty and the communities we serve. Thousands of students come to SUNY Empire each year with dreams and aspirations for the future. Thanks to your support, the university is able to make those dreams a reality.

Who You Help

Gifts from our donors provide direct assistance to hundreds of students each year, allowing them to continue with their studies and complete a long-awaited degree.

Why I Give

Supporters of Empire State University are passionate about why they give. Read the stories behind their gifts.

Impact Report

The Impact of Philanthropy report provides an overview of the Foundation's health and details the impact of your generous donations.

Our Scholarship Donors


We are always happy to hear from alumni, students and other friends of the university.

For general inquiries, dial extension 2248.
Our fax number is (518) 580-0700.