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InsideSCU Episode 3: What is Silicon Valley’s Path Forward with Affordable Housing?

Learn how Santa Clara University collaborates with Silicon Valley to help address the affordable housing crisis in the Bay Area and beyond.

Meet President Kevin O'Brien, S.J.

Join fellow alumni, parents and friends to meet Santa Clara University's 29th president, Kevin O'Brien, S.J., and envision our shared future together.

Meeting the Demand to Study Abroad

Study Abroad is a thriving and vital part of the Santa Clara University experience. Because students who study abroad succeed academically and professionally, Santa Clara is on a mission to ensure that 100% of students who want to be a Bronco abroad can do so.

Ann '86 and Greg '86 MBA '93 Lindahl pictured at the edge of SCU's campus
Seeds of Generosity

An Everett Alvarez Jr. Endowed Scholarship enabled Ann Gonzales-Lindahl ’86 to study business at SCU. Now she and her husband are bequeathing a life insurance policy to fund scholarships for future Broncos.

Areli Hernandez smiling just outside SCU's campus
Scholarship Recipient, Fulbright Scholar Arelí Hernandez ’19

How do you go from being the first in your family to attend college to winning a Fulbright? Just ask Arelí Hernandez ’19.

A Campus Transformed

We are changing the landscape of campus to elevate the way we educate our students.

Join Us on Our Mission

We invite you to participate in Innovating with a Mission, the Campaign for Santa Clara University, a comprehensive campaign to raise $1 Billion for our goal to advance a distinctive Jesuit education that develops persons of character who will lead lives of integrity, meaning, and purpose. This campaign will support student scholarships, professorships and faculty, interdisciplinary learning programs, and world-class facilities.




We move our historic $1B campaign goal forward with tremendous momentum. To support the planned growth of the University, gifts will be allocated across three different campaign priorities and general University funds. And your participation has the power to shape the future of our University.

Breakdown by Priorities

Opening Doors: $210 MILLION
Grow financial resources that open doors for deserving students and increase national visibility. LEARN MORE ›
Educating the Whole Person: $180 MILLION
Enhance the holistic education that SCU promises to every one of its students. LEARN MORE ›
Innovating for the World: $330 MILLION
Support and promote innovation to serve our global community. LEARN MORE ›
General University Funds: $280 MILLION
Support for University operations.


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