A place for CMU alumni and friends
The unwavering commitment and support of alumni, donors, community leaders and friends has propelled Colorado Mesa University forward for nearly a century. Today, CMU is the intellectual and cultural center of western Colorado, providing an exceptional educational experience to nearly 10,000 students.
Whether you're an alum who has discovered the value of a CMU degree, a member of our Grand Junction community, or a far-away friend who embraces the Maverick spirit, we could not succeed without you. Your engagement and generosity transforms our students, programs and the campus. Your gift ensures CMU's continued growth and pursuit of excellence.
Giving to CMU
Leaving a Legacy
A gift to Colorado Mesa University is an investment in the university and the students who pass through our doors. Every dollar of support for scholarships, academic programs, athletics and campus expansion goes towards building a solid foundation for today and tomorrow. Gifts not only directly affect those on campus, but have impacts around the community and across the globe as our students graduate and begin their careers.
Giving to CMU
Building the foundation of CMU
Since 1961, the Colorado Mesa University Foundation has played an important role in providing additional dollars for scholarship and program support. The foundation serves as a charitable non-profit organization and retains fiduciary responsibility for the investment of the funds entrusted to it. Over 400 students annually receive a scholarship administered by the CMU Foundation and provided by generous donors.
Creating lifelong connections
The Alumni Association builds and cultivates relationships to benefit the alumni, students and faculty of Colorado Mesa University. The association counts more than 30,000 graduates, former students and past faculty among its ranks. These alumni and friends cherish the history of the college, support its current efforts and believe in its promising future.