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Economics Discretionary Fund

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This fund delivers support for the betterment of the Department of Economics and its commitment to student success, academic excellence, research, and advancement. By investing in the Department’s areas of greatest need, your gift makes a direct impact on our students, faculty, and programs by providing critical funding that shapes the Department today and tomorrow.

The Economics Discretionary Fund makes it possible for the Department to undertake critical activities to support our students and faculty in their pursuit of excellence. Donations have been used for student assistance, student workshops on career development and planning, support to recruit excellent new faculty, academic conferences, and networking events for our alumni and students. With your generosity, we enhance teaching, drive innovation, and engage with our community. Your contribution ensures flexibility and resilience in our pursuit of knowledge and impact. Thank you for your support!Mihaela Pintea, Associate Professor and Chairperson

How to Give

  • Recurring Biweekly Payroll Deductions – Your Gift Amount will be deducted continuously. (i.e., $1.92 = $1.92 per pay period until you request a change)
  • One Payment Payroll Deduction – Your Gift Amount will be deducted from one pay check only. (i.e., $100 = $ 100 from one pay period)
  • Pay Directly with Credit Card
  • Download Pledge Form

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