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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is this part of 10,000 Reasons?

    • No. The 10,000 Reasons campaign was the first successful comprehensive campaign engage with by Salem State. It raised more than $26 million dollars and funded numerous important initiatives. However, we continue to raise funds for the ongoing operation and success of Salem State.
  • I thought Salem State was funded by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Why does the university need private gifts?
    • Although we are a State University, the level of funding provided by the Commonwealth has decreased over several decades. Currently, the state provides less than 35% of our operating budget. We therefore depend of the generosity of friends to keep tuition affordable.
  • What kind of gifts can you receive?
  • How do I update my information?
    • Please complete this form to update your contact information. Please tell us about any recent happenings, we are interested to learn more about you.
  • How do I give with a Company Matching Gift program?
    • Matching gifts is an easy way to increase your donation and directly support the universities initiatives.
  • How do I give an estate gift?
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