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Campain for RIT: The campaign at a glance

The past eight years have brought more construction than at any time since the campus was built in the 1960s. An addition to the Kate Gleason College of Engineering is slated to open in spring 2007.
• $309,708,511 raised from June 1998 through June 2006

• More than 110,000 gifts received from 33,000 donors worldwide

• 52 gifts exceeded $1 million

• 63 percent of RIT’s faculty and staff made gifts for a total of $5,144,349

• More than 19,000 gifts from alumni

• More than 200 scholarships created

• Seven endowed professorships created

• One college established (B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences)

• Two colleges named (Kate Gleason College of Engineering, E. Philip Saunders College of Business)

• More than 800,000 bricks added, bringing the campus total to nearly 15 million

• Nine major structures added including Gordon Field House and Activities Center, James E. Gleason Building expansion, CSD Student Development Center at NTID, Dyer Arts Center, Center for Bioscience Education and Technology

• More than $90 million in new applied research initiatives

• More than $34 million added to the RIT endowment, which now totals nearly $580 million