Giving to Carlson

Why Support Carlson?

Our talented students and faculty rely on annual support from committed alumni and friends. Through your generosity, we’re able to provide transformative educational experiences and sustain our tradition of academic excellence.


    Meet the Carlson School students who benefit from your generosity as they explain why they're grateful for those who give.


Your Support of the Carlson School Transforms Lives

Thanks to our thousands of supporters, we are able to create a unique learning experience that produces graduates who in high demand by large corporations and small businesses alike. Learn more about how your gift impacts our students and faculty.

Make Your Gift

Explore all the ways you can give to the Carlson School of Management. We appreciate support at all levels. Giving by alumni and friends has helped make us a top-tier national business school.

The Annual Fund

The Carlson School is a dynamic institution that changes at the speed of global business. The Annual Fund provides critical support that allows us to address urgent needs and take advantage of unique opportunities. The impact these gifts have on students and faculty is immediate, which is why the Annual Fund is one of our Dean’s top philanthropic priorities.

Military Veterans Initiative

U.S. veterans and active military personnel have bravely dedicated their lives in service to the country. In recognition of this commitment, the Carlson School offers specialized support to servicemen and women and veterans who wish to pursue a world-class business education. Learn how you can support veterans at the Carlson School.