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Donors and Friends

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  2. Advancement
  3. Alumni Relations
  4. The Cedarville Fund
  5. Wills and Estate Planning
  6. Scholarships

Join us as we transform lives for godly service, vocational distinction, and cultural engagement.

Embrace the Vision

Cedarville University will be an exemplary Christian institution known for commitment to academic excellence, submission to biblical authority, passion for the Great Commission, and intentional discipleship that transforms lives for godly service, vocational distinction, and cultural engagement.

A Legacy of Service

Our Core Values

Biblical Authority

Cedarville is driven by the inerrant, infallible, and reliable truth of God’s Word.

Comprehensive Education

Cedarville offers a wide array of state-of-the-art programs — each one committed to intentionality and innovation and grounded in biblical truth.

Godly Service

Cedarville is a community of servants who seek to honor God through pursuit of academic excellence, vocational mentoring of students, and biblical modeling of the Christian life.

Transformed Lives

Through intentional discipleship and service, Cedarville transforms students to be ambassadors for Christ in whatever vocation He has called them.

Faithful Stewardship

Dedicated to excellence through good stewardship of resources, Cedarville is committed to financial sustainability and affordability.

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Make a Gift

By funding scholarships and programs, your gifts to Cedarville University help transform students’ lives for Gospel impact. 

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The President's Society

Be a part of a giving society that allows a Cedarville education to be accessible and affordable for families.

The William Gibson Society

William Gibson Society

Join a group of generous donors who have elevated Cedarville to “family status” by naming Cedarville as part of their estate.

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Yellow Jacket Club

Join the Yellow Jacket Club to support Cedarville University Yellow Jacket athletics.

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Matching Gifts

Find out if your employer is one of the 1,500 nationally that will match its employees’ gifts to colleges and universities.

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Standards of Accountability

Cedarville University is accountable to its donors for proper stewarding of their gifts.

Stories of Generosity That Transform Lives

Because You Give

Your gifts matter. Because you give, students' lives are transformed for godly service, vocational distinction, and cultural engagement.

Advancing the Name of Christ

Farmers Phil and Mandy Shaffer want to glorify God through their farm, and they give to Cedarville to advance the name of Christ all over the world.

A Work of Art

Floyd and Annie Rietveld have blessed Cedarville with a nearly 40-year tradition of giving to the arts at the University.

Scholarship Impacts Student's Life

Shannon Garland shares how her scholarship is allowing her to be equipped with an excellent, life-transforming education at Cedarville.

Why Give to Cedarville?

Listen as alumni share how your gifts can make an impact on current students through scholarships, chapel, and gifts to the Cedarville Fund.

Why I Give – Joey Turner

Alumnus Joey Turner shares how his Cedarville experience prepared him for his current role as a Bible teacher at Dayton Christian High School.

Why I Give – Lauren Lane

Alumna Lauren Lane shares the impact Cedarville made on her life and why she gives to the University so current students can experience the same.

A Legacy of Faithfulness

Peter and Brittany Voland share how their lives were greatly impacted through the generosity of Gen. Clyde and Jean Autio.

Thank You, Chapel Renovation Donors

The Jeremiah Chapel expansion and renovation project ensures the life-transforming chapel experience will be available for students for years to come.

Science Lab Renovation

Professor Cindy Wingert and her class thank all those who have given to make the Cedarville University Gross Anatomy Lab a state of the art facility.

Connected - BFA Scholarship

Cedarville University partnered with the Baptist Fellowship Association (BFA) to establish the Rev. James D. Parker Sr. Young Leader Award.

Alumna Is Blessed to Give Back

Allie Hundley '13 gives back to Cedarville to help shape the next generation of students, just as others did for her.

Steadfast in Christ

Generous gifts over the years have provided new facilities on campus, where professors teach, students learn, and lives are changed.