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Report on Giving

Donor-funded awards provided support to 4,636 students – 8.2% of our total student body. 1,335 of these students may not have been able to attend UBC without this support.

In 2011/12 19302 donors generously gave


These gifts have allowed UBC to make significant investments in:

  • Facilities, Equipment & Collections: $47,027,051
  • Research: $60,481,816
  • Student Scholarships & Bursaries (Annual & Endowed): $20,007,544
  • Academic Endowments & Programs: $66,583,746

2011/2012 Alumni Engagement

We are pleased to have surpassed the 2011/12 alumni engagement goal for the campaign with 35,051 alumni engaged in a way we can measure. There are a myriad of ways alumni are engaged, from simply sharing their address with us to mentoring a student. Here is a snap shot:

35,051 alumni engaged in a measurable way:

  • 13,000 attended an event
  • 12,000 UBC Alumni Linked In group members
  • 11,907 made a donation
  • 7,000 Facebook UBC Alumni group members
  • 5,824 completed a survey
  • 2,800 asked for ACards
  • 2,500 volunteered
  • 2,500 @ubcalumni Twitter followers
  • 1761 UBC Dialogue podcast downloaders
  • 1,193 attended a reunion

Over 100,000 alumni email addresses

These Alumni get Trek Online
and event invitations.

Over 200,000 addressable alumni

These alumni receive Trek magazine
and targeted mailings

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