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a culture of care

read smith’s updated plans as of november 23, 2020,
for the spring 2021 semester.

Make a Gift

giving to smith

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your gift makes a difference

educating women for leadership speaks directly to a compelling societal need. and no institution is better poised to answer this need than smith college.

thanks to the generous support of alumnae and friends like you, smith is able to provide strong financial aid packages, world-class teaching and innovative programming that helps purposeful women develop the skills and the confidence to transform our world.

Here for Every Voice: Smith’s Commitment to Scholarships

december 2020 giving challenge

the gift of education is the greatest gift you can give the next generation

the smith fund is challenging the smith community to raise 3,100 donations in 31 days for scholarship aid. throughout december, all donations, no matter the size, will go directly toward keeping a smith education accessible and affordable.

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smith’s notable numbers

thanks to the smith community, we are able to accomplish extraordinary things.

30 percent alumnae participation - 15,456 total donors - $80 Million Smith’s commitment to financial aid  - 67% Smith students receiving financial aid - $48,117 Average need-based grant for the Class of 2021 - $500,000+ Raised from gifts of $100 or less

empowering change

“your gift truly makes a difference in creating a unique liberal arts environment that empowers women to lead change. after all, when smith women put their minds to something, there are no limits to what they can achieve.”

—kathleen mccartney, president

learn more about president mccartney

Kathy McCartney Portrait