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Alumni, friends, and donors who have made lifetime contributions of $50,000 or more to SDSU are recognized as Tower Society members. Four recognition levels, each based on lifetime giving, provide exclusive opportunities for the university's most loyal and generous donors to engage with the campus community.

Honors - $50,000+

In recognition of their support, members will:

  • Be included on the Tower Society Honor Roll (unless otherwise requested)
  • Receive an invitation to attend the annual Tower Society donor appreciation event
  • Receive a quarterly e-newsletter with campus updates and events
  • Receive a token of our appreciation for their generosity

Cum Laude - $100,000+

Previous recognitions, plus:

  • An honorary SDSU Alumni Lifetime Membership (for individuals only) which provides on-site access to all CSU libraries including SDSU’s Love Library. For a complete list of benefits, please visit:

Magna Cum Laude - $500,000+

Previous recognitions, plus:

  • An invitation to the president’s annual Evening of Distinction event for Magna Cum Laude donors only 

Summa Cum Laude - $1,000,000+

Previous recognitions, plus:

  • An invitation to the president's annual Evening Celebrating Philanthropy for Summa Cum Laude donors only