Giving Day 2022: Milestones and Miracles

90% of 500 Donor goal
This campaign ended on May 30, 2022, but you can still make a gift to University of St. Thomas - Houston by clicking here!
Greatest Need : The St. Thomas Fund for Student Scholarships
229% 149 Donorsfunded$45,927 Donated
Alumni Association Annual Scholarship
246% 36 Donorsfunded$6,171 Donated
Cameron School of Business Scholarships
57% 22 Donorscampaign ended$2,895 Donated
Center for Faith and Culture Scholarships
33% 5 Donorscampaign ended$500 Donated
Center for International Studies Endowment
103% 17 Donorsfunded$5,176 Donated
Center for Irish Studies Scholarships
12% 6 Donorscampaign ended$2,550 Donated
Center for Thomistic Studies Scholarships
126% 14 Donorsfunded$6,310 Donated
Computing Undergraduate Research & Scholarships
44% 5 Donorscampaign ended$1,100 Donated
Fine Arts, Dance & Drama Scholarships
3% 2 Donorscampaign ended$500 Donated
Global Cybersecurity Program Scholarships
8% 2 Donorscampaign ended$400 Donated
Kolbe School of Innovation and Professional Studies
70% 2 Donorscampaign ended$1,050 Donated
School of Education and Human Services Scholarships
11% 3 Donorscampaign ended$1,150 Donated
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An Anonymous DonorThe Kitowski Family and Celtic Valor matched $1,500

An Anonymous DonorRichard Sindelar matched $5,000

An Anonymous DonorAnonymous matched $900
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An Anonymous DonorThe PJ Moran Foundation gave $5,000

An Anonymous DonorThe PJ Moran Foundation gave $5,000
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Gifts of $1,000 or more to student scholarships qualify you for membership in The President's Circle, UST's premier annual giving society. Please visit for more information.

What does UST mean to you? Perhaps it was an educational journey, or a second home. A place where faith and friendships formed. A gateway to a brighter future. Today, we invite you to show your appreciation for UST by supporting one of the many worthy causes in need of funding.

UST has an incredible past, but with the support of our collective community, our future is limitless!


What is Giving Day?

Giving Day is a 24-hour online giving challenge where students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents and friends come together to make a difference in the lives of UST students.

What forms of payment can I use online?

You can give online with PayPal, Venmo, Apple Pay, Google Pay, Credit Card, or Bank Transfer.

Can I send my gift  via mail?

Yes! Checks sent with โ€œGiving Dayโ€ in the memo will be counted! You may mail your donation to: University of St. Thomas, Office of University Advancement, 3800 Montrose Blvd., Houston, TX, 77006

Are there other forms of payment? 

Yes, of course! All donors are welcome to make their gift by calling the Office of University Advancement at 713-525-3100. 

I still have questions. 

For additional questions, please contact the Office of University Advancement at or 713-525-3100. 


๐ŸŽ‰ Create an account at โ€“ or if you already have one, log in! (Note: you do not need to have an account to make your gift.)

๐Ÿ’ธ  Make your own gift to UST Giving Day! You can even challenge fellow alumni or donors to a specific designation, making your gift go even further.

๐Ÿ“ฒ Share the #USTGivingDay page! The built-in sharing buttons on the campaign page generate a link that is unique to you. Share what UST means to you using the #USTGivingDay and #MilestonesandMiracles hashtags! 

๐ŸŽฅ Film a personal plea video (use your phone or webcam!) asking fellow alumni, faculty, staff, and friends to join #USTGivingDay! Share it on the Giving Day page and your social media. 

๐Ÿ›  Become an Advocate โ€“ An easy way to spread the word about Giving Day! View the Advocates tab of the Giving Day page for instructions.

Cornhole Tournament Winners!

Congratulations to Mikey and Andrew for winning the Giving Day Cornhole Tournament! They chose to award the $2,500 winnings to St. Thomas Fund for Student Scholarships!

336 days ago by Jacquelyn Olexa
Scholarship Power Hours Challenge - UNLOCKED!

336 days ago by Jacquelyn Olexa

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Gave $5,000 during a Challenge!
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The PJ Moran Foundation
Gave $5,000 during a Challenge!
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Richard Sindelar
matched a total of $5,000
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The Kitowski Family and Celtic Valor
matched a total of $1,500
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matched 3 gifts for a total of $900
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generated 125 clicks and 7 gifts, totaling $375
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