The College of Business prioritizes educational experiences through collaboration and community engagement, research for the advancement of knowledge, and collaborations to benefit business and the greater community. The College connects students to the business community through various programs and a speaker series, and boasts a 94% average placement rate in full-time employment following graduation.

Your gift on Giving Day will fund:

  • Dean’s Excellence Fund — to support high research excellence, reinvestment in philanthropy, and student success
  • The College’s three departments — focusing on classroom experiences, graduate assistantships, professional development/travel/memberships
  • College of Business scholarships — including scholarships for first-generation students to provide them every opportunity for success

Highlighted Areas of Support 

Business Dean's Fund for Excellence
Accounting and Information Systems Department Fund
Management and Marketing Department Fund
Transportation, Logistics and Finance Department Fund


College of Business Scholarship
Olson/Challey First Generation Business Scholarship
Accounting and Information Systems Scholarship
Management and Marketing Scholarship
Transportation, Logistics and Finance Scholarship

Todd Knain Business Match
For every dollar given to the College of Business Scholarship Fund, Todd Knain will match $1:$1 up to $5,000.
$5,000 MATCHED
Heck Family Business Match
For every dollar given to the College of Business, Scott Heck will match $1:$1 up to $25,000 to support scholarships.
$25,000 MATCHED
Kevin and Kalli Black College of Business Challenge
50 gifts to the College of Business will unlock $10,000 for scholarship support.
50 / 50 Gifts
Olson Business Scholarship Match
For every dollar given to the posted College of Business Scholarship funds, Ron and Kaye Olson will match $1:$1 up to $20,000 to support College of Business leadership.
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