The University of Tennessee Health Science Center has a proud
heritage and is forever indebted to the loyal alumni who have helped the
university achieve its status as one of the premier public institutions
in the country.
In today’s environment of tightened budgets and reduced state
funding, the importance of flexible use resources cannot be overstated.
These types of “current operations” gifts allow our campus leaders to
respond to immediate needs at the Health Science Center.
Through the creation of College Funds for each of our six
colleges and the Campus Fund for the Health Sciences, donors are now
providing flexible gifts that allow our campus leaders to take bold
actions to keep UTHSC at the forefront of advanced learning and
The College Funds
The College Funds provide an opportunity for you to make a gift
to one or more of UTHSC's six colleges. Gifts to the College Funds go to
work immediately and are used to address the unique opportunities,
challenges, and needs facing each college. Whether it is funding
technology upgrades, student enrichment activities, and scholarships, or
helping to retain outstanding faculty, donors can take pride in knowing
their gift to their college is having an immediate, positive impact on
the educational experience of students in the colleges of their greatest
The Campus Fund for Health Sciences
The Campus Fund for Health Sciences is a new priority and
represents an opportunity for alumni and friends to support the larger
goals and priorities of the Health Science Center as set by the
chancellor. With an increased level of support of gifts of this nature,
our donors allow the chancellor to take full advantage of unique
opportunities and address specific needs as they arise.