Make History — Give Today

The history of the University of the Incarnate Word is a history of service and access.

We open doors to transformational education and service opportunities that change lives.

你的 gift ensures those doors will remain open for all, regardless of a person’s income and social standing.




你的 gift allows us to invest in people — and that human capital, 反过来, helps our community and the world at large.


  • 99% of UIW 学生 receive financial support.

你给世界的礼物 化身世界基金 帮助学生成长. Gifts to this fund support student 奖学金 and provide unrestricted funds to enrich UIW programs. These gifts help 学生 come to UIW, stay at UIW, and graduate from UIW.

你的 捐赠奖学金 gift ensures access and financial aid for future generations.



We rely on the generosity and vision of donors, 基金会, 企业合作伙伴, and others to sustain and extend our mission.




For the many UIW 学生 who are first-generation college attendees, scholarship gifts are life-changing.

Over 79% of UIW's 学生 receive need-based grants, 奖学金, 和援助, 但仍, have a gap to cover the full cost of attendance.

  • Our enrollment reflects the racial, ethnic, and economic diversity of South Texas.
  • A majority of the 学生 are first-generation college attendees.
  • More than 60% of UIW 学生 represent racial or ethnic minority groups.
  • uw排名第一. 在所有U中排名第一.S. Catholic universities in conferring bachelor’s degrees to Hispanics (Hispanic Outlook: Higher Education Magazine).



同学会 provides a great opportunity for previous year's graduating classes to rediscover what made UIW "home" and to not only reconnect but also to also share in the giving spirit.

Learn More about Class Anniversaries


红衣主教连接 is UIW’s student calling program. Student callers call 3 weeks a month all year to raise money for UIW 学生 and enrich UIW programs.

Learn More about the 红衣主教连接


September 13-24 is an opportunity for our Cardinal Community to rally for UIW 学生 and programs. Give back so we can start strong this school year. Give to the area you are most passionate about.


The 员工活动 is a yearly tradition when UIW family; 教师, 工作人员, and administration combine their efforts and give back. Our gifts of all sizes come together to chart the course for a brighter future for our 学生 and our university community.

Learn More about the UIW 员工活动


每年, on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, people take the time to kick off the holiday season by giving back to their community. Whether it is donating money to a charitable cause or volunteering, 周二给 is a day set to benefit the community.

Mark your calendars for the last Tuesday of the month in November!


一个词. 一个目标. is UIW’s annual 给一天, an online fundraising initiative encouraging alumni, 父母, 学生, 教师, 工作人员, and friends to make a difference to The University of the Incarnate Word.

每年三月, the University sets aside a week for special celebrations of the mission including 给一天. Join us this year on Wednesday, March 23, 2022.


The 内开式 Auction Party and Golf Tournament is an annual event of the University of the Incarnate Word Development Board that raises funds for much needed 奖学金.

Learn More About the 内开式 Event