Annual Giving

Your annual gift of any size supports Kettering students and enhances their academic experience. From scholarships to study spaces, classrooms and labs, you can designate your donation to support students in any area of the University you feel passionate about. By making a gift of $40 or more before June 30, you’ll receive a pair of limited edition Bulldog Socks.

Receive a pair of Bulldog socks when you give more than $35 to Kettering University.

Kettering University accepts checks, credit cards and publicly traded stocks. Gifts can be mailed to:

Annual Giving 
Kettering University Advancement
1700 University Ave.
Flint, MI 48504-6214


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Your gift to the Keep Me Kettering Emergency Fund during this extraordinary time enables the University to address students' most pressing educational and financial needs. Nearly 40 students and counting have lost their vital Co-op income of up to $7,000. Your support for the Keep Me Kettering Emergency Fund provides assistance for students who face financial challenges stemming from COVID-19 that could prevent them from completing their degrees. Thank you to the 170 donors and $43,774 raised as of Wednesday, June 3.

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Be a Hero. Support the Kettering Gift Fund.

The Kettering Gift Fund helps to create a better campus experience for all students. Dollars raised through the Kettering Gift Fund enhance learning spaces such as classrooms and labs while also supporting investments in academics and research. This fund supports campus leaders’ budgets to supplement tuition, improving student life and modernizing facilities.

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Kettering Calling is a student caller initiative to reach out to alumni.

Each semester, students reach out to thousands of Kettering alumni and friends. Student callers are excited to build meaningful connections with alumni to learn how Kettering/GMI launched their careers and impacted their lives. If you receive a call from a student, expect updates about campus news and upcoming events, as well as an invitation to support Kettering students with an annual gift. 

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If your loved one was impacted by Kettering University/GMI, establishing or participating in a memorial gift can help you honor that relationship by helping Kettering students achieve. If you’d like to make a gift in someone’s memory, customize your tribute at or contact us to learn more.

Matching gifts can double and triple your gift to Kettering University.

If your employer matches charitable contributions, you can double or triple the impact of your gift to Kettering with a few simple steps. mpleted form to Kettering and we will verify the request.

Not sure if your company participates in matching gift contributions?

Check through our online database.