Thank You!

The University of Utah and the College of Engineering would like to thank the hundreds of donors who participated in this year’s “U Giving Day,” generating more than $155,000 during the 1,850-minute event. Thanks to your wonderful contributions and those who offered matching challenges throughout, our students can get a much-needed boost in their journey to becoming the world’s next generation of engineers.

If you missed the chance to participate in “U Giving Day” and would still like to support engineering and computer science students, Click Here.

What is U Giving Day?


Join us for the 4th Annual “U Giving Day,” March 1-2, 2022!
Alumni, parents, friends, students, faculty, and staff will unite for 1,850 minutes in honor of the U’s founding year to celebrate, engage, and make an investment in the future of the university. Your gift to the College of Engineering in any amount on U Giving Day will go directly to our student scholarship support funds, helping our students receive a top-tier engineering education. Just imagine; you can help the next generation of engineers change the world.

You can direct your scholarship gift to a specific department! Fill in the department name in the field titled “Add a publicly displayed comment with your donation” when you give online (link coming soon).

Quick Facts:


  • The College of Engineering is the largest college on campus
  • Over 6,300 current students (2021-2022)
  • 1,146 degrees awarded in 2021
  • Over 480 scholarships awarded in 2021
  • 6% increase in 2021 student enrollment from previous year
  • Nearly 25% of all incoming U students declare engineering or computer science as majors
Support an Engineering Student

Your Contributions Support Engineering Students


How Can I Get Involved in U Giving Day?

There are several ways to participate in U Giving Day. Become a social media Ambassador and share your giving story, become a challenge or matching donor, and, of course, give a gift on Giving Day through the giving day website (link coming soon).

Become a Social Media Ambassador

Why is U Giving Day Different From Any Other Day?

U Giving Day is an opportunity for the university community to come together to support the U. Everyone supporting the U during these 1,850 minutes, with a gift of any size, will be joining forces with the larger community to make a lasting impact.

Support an Engineering Student

How do I direct my gift to a specific department?

You can direct your scholarship gift to a specific department! Fill in the department name in the field titled “Add a publicly displayed comment with your donation” when you give online.