Leadership Giving to the Dean's Excellence Fund

As the only source of unrestricted funds for The University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston, gifts to the Dean’s Excellence Fund provide the school with valuable resources that can be used immediately by Dean Lorraine Frazier for student scholarships, clinical research, community service, technology development, and facility enhancement. Your contribution can be designated to Student Scholarships, or Faculty/Research.

President’s Excellence and Deans’ Circle Society Membership

The President’s Excellence Society and Deans’ Circle is the premier donor recognition society at UTHealth designed to raise unrestricted funds, giving the university’s president and deans a critical operational advantage.  Membership in the President’s Excellence Society & Deans’ Circle is open to faculty, staff, alumni and friends who make a leadership gift commitment of $1,000 - $10,000 or more annually to the President’s Excellence Fund or one of the six Dean’s Excellence Funds. These are annual philanthropic initiatives that are renewed by gifts at the beginning of each academic year (September 1).

Society membership levels include:

  • Platinum: Gifts of $10,000 or more
  • Gold: Gifts of $5,000 to $9,999
  • Silver: Gifts of $1,000 to $4,999

School of Nursing Leadership Levels

When you make a gift to The School of Nursing at the following levels, your gift will be recognized annually in our publications. Each level has an associated appreciation gift selected especially for you. In addition, all donors at these leadership levels will be invited to School of Nursing events throughout the year, providing an opportunity to be part of an exclusive group of supporters.

  • Dean’s Circle: Gifts of $500 to $999
  • Friend of the Faculty: Gifts of $250 to $499
  • Student Sustainer: Gifts of $100 to $249