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Quality of Student Life Endowment Fund

Give now to the Student Life Endowment Fund

The Quality of Student Life Endowment was established in 2007 at Indiana University, Bloomington, to honor Dr. Robert H. Shaffer, former Dean of Students at IU Bloomington.

The purpose of the Endowment is to carry out six challenges: to enrich student residences, to foster an interest in the arts, to create an emergency fund, to develop student leaders, to enhance student resources, and to encourage student life research.

Dean Richard N. McKaig Leadership Fund

Give now to the McKaig Fund

Gifts to the Dean Richard N. McKaig Leadership Fund will be used to support undergraduate and graduate student leadership activities including but not limited to programming that brings about a positive change for students and/or the campus community, programs and services that address underserved or underrepresented students, programming that has a co-curricular or service learning opportunity mentoring for student groups, programs or initiatives that promote cultural diversity and programs and initiatives that seek to broaden global understanding that lead to academic, personal growth and leadership.

Dean’s Leadership Education Fund

Give Now to the Dean's Leadership Fund

Gifts to the Dean’s Leadership Education Fund will be used to support undergraduate and graduate student leadership opportunities including participation in LeaderShape® programming, as well as other leadership conferences and  workshops.  Funds may also underwrite the cost of leadership  guest speakers and underwriting the costs of leadership programming and initiatives events, activities and student mentoring.

Robert Liu Memorial Fund

Gifts to the Robert Liu Memorial Fund will be used to support the needs of underrepresented student populations through general, group, and individual counseling sessions offered at the Indiana University Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) program. The fund is named for Robert Liu, an international IU student and Alpha Kappa Psi. He is remembered by his friends and family for his generosity and for being "as the smartest person they've ever met." 

For more giving options, visit the Division of Student Affairs' development pages.