KENNESAW STATE UNIVERSITY Naming Opportunities Building a learning environment to educate the future
KSU Academic Colleges General Endowments & Scholarships Naming Opportunity Gift Amount Distinguished Chair*$1,000,000 Endowed Chair*$500,000 Distinguished Professorship*$400,000 Endowed Professorship* $200,000 Distinguished Scholar* $100,000 Endowed Scholar* $50,000 Endowed Lecture Series/Annual Conference $40,000 Graduate Fellowships$30,000 Endowed Scholarships$20,000 Annual Scholarships $1,000 *Establishing a Distinguished and/or Endowed position provides funds to its holder in support of his or her teaching, research and service and is supported by payout from an endowment fund, a fund functioning as an endowment fund, or from an annual allocation. Kennesaw State University was established by the University System of Georgia in 1963 and its mission includes education, research and service. KSU is the third largest university in the University System of Georgia with over 23,400 students enrolled in its 70 bachelors, masters and doctoral degree programs within its eight academic colleges.
Convocation Center Naming OpportunityGift Amount Convocation Center $5,000,000 Presidents Hospitality Suite $1,000,000 Player Locker Rooms $50,000 The 4,600-seat KSU Convocation Center opened in 2005 is home to the Owls basketball and volleyball teams as well as the athletic departments administrative offices. The Convocation Center features a hospitality and pressroom for media and the Presidents Room located on the third floor is used to host hospitality events on game nights.
Resident Halls Naming Opportunity Gift Amount KSU Place $1,000,000 University Place $1,000,000 University Village $1,000,000 University Village Suites $1,000,000 Student Common Areas $50,000 Currently, over 3000 students live on campus in KSUs four apartment communities. KSU Place, University Place, and University Village are apartment- style, fully furnished units with full kitchens. University Village Suites, which opened in Fall 2008, houses 913 freshmen students in suite-style accommodations.
The Commons Naming Opportunity Gift Amount The Commons $2,000,000 Out Door Terrace $500,000 Garden $250,000 The two-story, 53,466-sq. ft. facility features student-designed artwork and an on-site herb and vegetable garden. Offering nine different food venues including made-to-order specialty sandwiches, build-your- own salads, and international and regional cuisines that offer student recommended recipes, The Commons sets a new standard for campus dining.
Horace W. Sturgis Library Naming OpportunityGift Amount Library Building $2,000,000 Undergraduate Library $500,000 Graduate Library $500,000 DeFazio Children & Teen Literature $500,000 The Library will build out its current technology spaces into an undergraduate Information Commons allowing students and faculty more opportunities to engage in content creation. Additional seating, computer work stations, study rooms and group collaboration areas will give students the optimal studying environment.
WellStar Health Sciences Building Prillaman Hall Naming Opportunity Gift Amount Building Main Entrance $1,000,000 Science Entrance and Wing $1,000,000 Lecture Halls $500,000 Instructional Labs $250,000 The Silver LEED Certified Health Sciences Building offers an additional 200,000 sq. ft. of classroom, laboratory and office space to promote cross campus and departmental collaboration. The expanded facility Allows the university to increase the number of nursing graduates from about 185 a year to approximately 250.
Bagwell College of Education Naming OpportunityGift Amount Bagwell College of Education Wing $3,000,000 Early Childhood Learning Center $2,000,000 Centers / Institutes / Labs $300,000 KSUs Bagwell College of Education offers an array of teacher education programs at the bachelors, masters, education specialist and doctoral levels. BCOE places strong emphasis on preparing teachers in high need areas such as special education, English as a Second Language andSTEM disciplines.
Coles College of Business Naming Opportunity Gift Amount Center for Professional Selling $1,000,000 Executive Education Program $500,000 School of Accountancy $500,000 KSU is one of only a few universities in the United States to offer a four-year degree in professional selling, which incorporates the skills and ethics of sales. The Sales program allows students to develop an effective combination of strategic and tactical communication, relationship building and sales skills through real life and experiential exercises.
College of the Arts Naming OpportunityGift Amount College of the Arts $3,000,000 Visual Arts Building $1,000,000 Art Gallery $1,000,000 Exhibit Space $500,000 Black Box Theatre $250,000 COTA provides outstanding arts education which prepares students to be locally and globally engaged artists, scholars, educators, and citizens. The College offers liberal arts and professional arts degrees that honor tradition alongside innovation, fuses theory and practice, and promotes integrity, discipline, arts advocacy, and leadership.
College of Science and Mathematics Naming OpportunityGift Amount College of Science & Mathematics $5,000,000 Science Laboratory Building Addition $2,500,000 KSUs College of Science and Mathematics (CSM) has reached full capacity for instructional and research laboratory space in the biological and chemical science degree programs. The new science lab will be a four-story, 52,000 sq. ft. structure housing 14 teaching labs, 12 student labs along with other instructional and administrative office spaces.
College of Humanities & Social Sciences Naming OpportunityGift Amount College of Humanities & Social Sciences $5,000,000 Social Sciences Building $1,000,000 Centers $500,000 Auditorium $100,000 The CHSS hosts 16 programs in eight departments, providing the diverse learning experiences students need to both construct the framework for their chosen majors and develop the depth of knowledge demanded by employers. CHSS is dedicated to ensuring that the needs of the workplace are matched by the diversity of its degrees.
University College Naming OpportunityGift Amount University College $5,000,000 Center for Young Adult Addiction and Recovery $1,000,000 Center for Student Leadership $1,000,000 University College provides an academic home for exploratory students who have not yet determined their academic major. University College also provides greater visibility and significance to a variety of programs, academic support services, and projects which promote student engagement and student success in and out of the classroom.
KENNESAW STATE UNIVERSITY To learn more about these opportunities, contact the KSU Office of Development at 770.423.6027 or firstname.lastname@example.org Building a learning environment to educate the future