Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Giving Levels

Your gift to the USC Roski School of Art and Design supports the training of the artists, designers, curators, and arts scholars of the future. We rely on philanthropic contributions from friends and alumni like you to:

  • Attract the very best applicants from around the world
  • Provide access to a world-class USC education to students with financial need
  • Hire and retain leading artists, designers and scholars
  • Pursue cutting-edge research and initiatives to remain in the forefront of art and design education

In appreciation of your contribution, we offer a variety of opportunities that will deepen your engagement with the USC Roski School of Art and Design:

Annual Fund

  • $250 – Online donor recognition, invitation to USC RoskiTalks, USC Roski’s premiere lecture series featuring prominent artists, critics, and curators, and an automatic subscription to Roski e-newsletter
  • $500 – Above plus invitation to USC Roski Open Studios, a USC Roski exclusive event showcasing student artwork done in a variety of media

Patron’s Circle

  • Fellow $1,000 – All of the above plus recognition on the USC Roski Donor Wall of Honor and in our USC Roski Commencement program, and complementary notecards featuring artwork by USC Roski students
  • Icon $2,500 – All of the above plus a copy of our Annual BA/BFA Catalog, featuring graduating students’ artwork
  • Ambassador $5,000 – All of the above plus invitation to an exclusive event featuring a USC Roski faculty member
  • Leader $10,000 – All of the above plus invitation to our annual Leadership Dinner with the Dean and reserved seating at the USC Roski Commencement Ceremony

Dean’s Circle

  • $25,000 or more – Above plus a private lunch or dinner with the Dean and a faculty artist, as well as naming opportunities and appreciation activities customized for you


For more information on how you can contribute to the success of USC Roski, please email or call the Director of Development, Jenny Shepard, at (213) 821-8918.


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