Progress & Need

  • 198,386Donors
  • Raised$4.05billion
  • Goal$4.25billion

The Campaign for Carolina seeks to raise an unprecedented $4.25 billion by Dec. 31, 2022, to move the University forward and make a difference in more people's lives. See below for how we are tracking against our goals.

  • 24%
    of Alumni Have Given
  • 41%
    of Giving from Non-Alumni
  • 648
    Number of Gifts

 

Leading the Way For All Kind

Because of your investment in the Campaign for Carolina, Carolina can continue fulfilling its mission as a great, global public research university. Tar Heels are making a difference around the state, nation and world — and they’re doing it with your help. See below for a few highlighted stories of support and for our current challenge campaigns.

Supporting Possibilities At Carolina

Two girls on a park bench blowing bubbles
Health

Treating and Preventing Childhood Diseases

Carolina researchers, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative team up for healthier kids

Rich Preyer and Marilyn Jacobs Preyer
Donor

Reducing Breast Cancer Disparities And Barriers To Care

Rich Preyer and Marilyn Jacobs Preyer have donated $1 million to support UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Carolina Breast Cancer Study

Richard Allison, CEO of Dominos sitting
Alumni

Tar Heel Bred

Domino’s CEO Ritch Allison treasures his Carolina ties.

    Join Fellow Tar Heels In Making An Impact: Current Challenge Campaigns

    Research

    Accelerating COVID-19 Research

    A new fund will provide immediate support to Carolina’s COVID-19 research teams.

    Student Support

    Red, White and Carolina Blue Challenge

    If we can send our fellow citizens to war on our behalf, the least we can do is help them send their loved ones to college.

    Student Support

    Blue Sky Scholars

    “We want to recruit more of these promising, middle-income students and set them up to succeed while at Carolina and well beyond graduation."

      Campaign Funding Priorities