The Texas Lutheran Fund is more than just an annual giving appeal, it's an opportunity to support the mission of TLU!

Here are some examples of how your gifts are put to use at TLU:
  • Financial aid and scholarships
  • Residence hall and classroom improvements
  • Classroom technology
  • Musical instruments
  • Athletic equipment
  • Library books
  • Faculty/Student research
Student Philanthropy
Giving back is a value we hope to instill in all of our students at TLU. We offer several opportunities to practice philanthropy with immediate and satisfying results. Our students make every penny count!

Senior Class Gift Scholarship Campaign

Senior Salute Networking Mixer
Parent Giving
Parents know a college education and experience is invaluable. Parents also know the value of a dollar and how far it can stretch. Consider investing in your student's future by contributing to the Parent Fund.

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Derrick M. Collins
Director of Annual Giving

Lauren Huffman
Associate Director of Annual
Giving and Alumni Relations
Transforming TLU eNewsletter
Transforming TLU is a product of The Texas Lutheran Fund and gives you and other donors an exclusive look at how your annual gifts make a difference at Texas Lutheran University.

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Q. Why does every gift matter?
A. All gifts to The Texas Lutheran Fund, regardless of size, are a statement of support for TLU’s mission and the continued financial health of the university. Each gift enhances the TLU experience and helps TLU prepare a new generation of leaders for service in the world.

Q. Why does the percentage of alumni giving matter?
A. Participation in The Texas Lutheran Fund is a strong indication of alumni satisfaction. Your gift says to current Bulldogs and other constituencies that you value your TLU experience and believe in its mission to educate students to live lives of purpose.

Q. How are gifts to The Texas Lutheran Fund used?
A. For every dollar received:

$.44 Scholarships.
$.22 Financial aid; academic scholarships.
$.15 Institutional overhead, maintenance.
$.11 Academic support; libraries; computer labs.
$.08 Augmenting student life.
Fund Progress