About

College of DuPage Foundation

Become part of a Lasting Institution

The dreams and aspirations of our students come in all shapes and sizes – large, small, and those that have yet to be imagined or explored. College of DuPage offers the variety of programming and depth of expertise to support them all!

Founded in 1967, College of DuPage Foundation serves the College of DuPage by supporting educational innovations in programming and student support services, providing scholarships and awards to students, and giving recognition to both faculty and graduates of the institution. Philanthropic support, along with community and business partnerships, ensure that this mission is fulfilled, and that our students are able to make their dreams come true!

Critical Mission, Strong Values

Our
Vision

To support the mission of COD, which is to be the center of excellence in teaching learning, and cultural experiences by providing accessible, affordable and comprehensive education.

To obtain and steward financial and in-kind contributions to expand educational and cultural opportunities for the College of DuPage community.

Our
Mission

Our
Values

Integrity

We expect the highest standard of moral character and ethical behavior.

Honesty

We expect truthfulness and trustworthiness.

Respect

We expect courtesy and dignity in all interpersonal interactions.

Responsibility

We expect fulfillment of obligations and accountability.

We count on your support for student scholarships, expansion and enrichment of programs, and other education essentials.