Today, many promising students face a difficult decision when their choice to attend St. Catherine University might burden their families with thousands of dollars in debt. Many St. Catherine alumni and friends agree that assisting these worthy students is one of the most rewarding investments they will ever make.
- Endowed scholarships provide financial aid for students (College for Women, College for Adults, and Graduate College programs) into perpetuity. To be most beneficial, language controlling the endowment's distribution should be specific and flexible.
- The donor determines who will benefit: a student in a specific program or major, with financial need or with high academic standing.