Marquette entrusts our students to a faculty of unquestioned excellence and commitment. Gifts to the Marquette Fund help the university retain and attract bright faculty members who excel both as teachers and as respected researchers.
In past years, significant funds were allocated to help make Marquette's faculty salaries more competitive and to prevent talented teachers and researchers from leaving for higher paying positions at other institutions. These increases were directly attributable to annual gifts to the Marquette Fund. Maintaining competitive salary levels will require continued significant support through annual gifts to the Marquette Fund.
Gifts to the Marquette Fund provide crucial funding for upgrades in the university's technical resources. Donors' gifts provide: