Office of Development
Giving to NSU
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Thank you for your interest in supporting Norfolk State University. The primary function of the Office of Development is to raise private funds for the support of scholarships, academic programs, student life enrichment programs, and endowment and capital projects. Every gift makes a powerful impact on student life and learning. Giving to NSU

Giving to NSU

Contributions to NSU are accepted through the NSU Foundation, Inc., a non-profit fundraising corporation established to support quality education and to generate private financial support for the academic development of the University. The Foundation is governed by an elected volunteer Board of Directors, whose members serve as advocates for the University and its programs. NSUF Foundation

Major Gifts

Major Gift often provide the funding foundation for new academic programs or buildings that truly enrich the student learning experience. learn more

Planned Giving is another important component of charitable giving to NSU. There are many different aspects and benefits to planned giving (or deferred giving). You may designate your gift to a specific fund. learn more

Matching Gifts

Matching gift are very beneficial to Norfolk State University. Many individuals may double or triple their gift if they work for one of over 1,500 companies offering a “Matching Gift” program. Some companies will match the gift of a spouse or retired employee. learn more