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Impact Stories: One Gift Can Change Everything

Philanthropic investment can completely transform the heights students, faculty and researchers can reach. A gift can fulfill aspirations, empower talent and bring immense change to our university and our world. Explore our stories below to see the impact a single gift can create.

The Preuss Promise:
20 Years of Excellence

The Preuss School UC San Diego is celebrating 20 years of inspiring young people from underserved communities across San Diego County to take intellectual risks that set them up for academic success, to effect change


Alan Braynin Gives Back to Help Future Leaders

“Finances shouldn’t be a hindrance to going to UC San Diego,” said UC San Diego alumnus Alan Braynin. He feels so strongly about giving back and helping students at his alma mater that his company,


The Stuart Collection: A Treasure Hunt for Art Lovers

They are carefully melded to the earth, absorbed into woodlands and sewn into the fabric of existing structures. Meandering the 1,200-acre UC San Diego campus, you will likely stumble upon a treasure—a giant, vibrantly colored


One Year Later: The Campaign for UC San Diego Makes Waves

UC San Diego is in the midst of a major transformation. Walk through campus and you can’t miss the physical changes that are coming to life. Beyond the new buildings, there is an intellectual and