"Gifts from 1831 Society members provide critical resources that support students, faculty, and programs across campus. The world needs more Xavier graduates and, because of you, a Xavier education will continue to prepare our talented students for lives of leadership, service, and generosity."   
Michael J. Graham S.J.
     President, Xavier University       

 The 1831 Society

Named for the year the University was founded, The 1831 Society recognizes and celebrates the annual philanthropic commitments of alumni, parents and friends of the University. Donors who contribute $1,000-plus are welcomed into The 1831 Society as those who support the University at the leadership giving level. Annual giving is vital to Xavier University, and as a donor, you can choose where your gifts will be used. Gifts are tax deductible and can be designated to any annual fund designation on campus. 

Your Gift Impacts

  • Scholarships
  • On and off campus immersion opportunities
  • Internships and mentorships
  • Academic and extracurricular programs and activities

Annual philanthropic support plays a critical role in helping address strategic priorities and mission advancement, and remains incredibly powerful for all those impacted by the gifts. 

 Benefits of Membership

  • Invitations to special Xavier events
  • Opportunities to attend key basketball events
  • Gift of an exclusive Xavier Christmas ornament

Young Alumni Levels of Giving

If you're a recent graduate of Xavier, become an 1831 member at a reduced gift amount:

Years Since Graduation Eligible Gift Amount
0 - 3 (2018 - 2015) $100
4 - 6 (2014 - 2012) $250
7 - 9 (2011 - 2009) $500
10+ (2008) $1,000


Contact: Laura Haley | Annual Giving Officer | 513-745-4256 | haleyl1@xavier.edu