Awards
2018 Winners

Category 1: Private Research/Doctoral Institutions with Endowments Under $1.2 Billion

Overall Performance
University of Miami (Fla.)
Brandeis University (Mass)

Overall Improvement
Villanova University (Penn.)
Illinois Institute of Technology (IL.)

Category 2: Private Research/Doctoral Institutions with Endowments Over $1. 2 Billion

Overall Performance
Harvard University (Mass.)
California Institute of Technology

Overall Improvement
Tufts University (Mass.)
University of Pennsylvania

Category 3: Public Research/Doctoral Institutions with Endowments Under $350 Million

Overall Performance
Louisiana Tech University (La.)
University of Massachusetts Amherst 
George Mason University (Va.)
San Diego State University (Calif.)
University of California-Santa Barbara 
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Overall Improvement

California State University-Fullerton
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Florida Atlantic University
Louisiana Tech University (La.)
SUNY at Binghamton University (N.Y.)

Category 4: Public Research/Doctoral Institutions with Endowments Over $350 Million

Overall Performance
University of California, Los Angeles
Michigan State University
Mississippi State University
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Overall Improvement
University of California-Irvine
Michigan State University
Virginia Tech
University of Texas at Dallas

Category 5.1: Private Comprehensive Institutions with Endowments Under $72 Million

Overall Performance
Olivet Nazarene University (IL.)
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Nebraska Wesleyan University 
Walla Walla University (Wash.)

Overall Improvement
Olivet Nazarene University (IL.)
Alvernia University (Penn.)
Walla Walla University (Wash.)

Category 5.2: Private Comprehensive Institutions with Endowments Over $72 Million

 Overall Performance

Santa Clara University (Calif.)
Fairfield University (Conn.)
Creighton University (Neb.)
University of Portland (Ore.)

Overall Improvement

Gallaudet University (D.C.)
Wagner College (N.Y.)
University of Portland (Ore.)
Belmont University (Tenn.)

Category 6.1: Public Comprehensive Institutions with Endowments Under $35 Million

Overall Performance
Wayne State College (Neb.)
SUNY Maritime College (N.Y.)
Christopher Newport University (Va.)
University of Wisconsin-River Falls

Overall Improvement
Georgia Southwestern State University
Christopher Newport University (Va.)
University of Wisconsin-River Falls

Category 6.2: Public Comprehensive Institutions with Endowments Over $35 Million

Overall Performance
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
San Jose State University (Calif.)
Columbus State University (Ga.)
Washburn University (Kan.)
Citadel Military College of South Carolina

Overall Improvement
Northwest Missouri State University (Mo.)
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Millersville University of Pennsylvania 
James Madison University
University of North Florida


Category 7: Private Liberal Arts Institutions with Endowments Under $100 Million

Overall Performance
Assumption College (Mass.)
Calvin College (Mich.)
Sarah Lawrence College (N.Y.)
Wittenberg University (Ohio)
Saint Vincent College (Penn.)
Sweet Briar College (Va.)

Overall Improvement
Assumption College (Mass.)
Sarah Lawrence College (N.Y.)
Saint Vincent College (Penn.)
Schreiner University (Tex.)
Sweet Briar College (Va.)

Category 8: Private Liberal Arts Institutions with Endowments Over $100 Million

Overall Performance
Centre College (Ky.)
Colby College (Maine)
Williams College (Mass.)
Gustavus Adolphus College (Minn.)
Reed College (Ore.)
Wofford College (S.C.)
Hollins University (Va.)

Overall Improvement
Berea College (Ky.)
Colby College (Maine)
Williams College (Mass.)
Gustavus Adolphus College (Minn.)
Susquehanna University (Penn.)

Category 9: Public Liberal Arts Institutions

Overall Performance
West Point Association of Graduates (N.Y.)

Overall Improvement
No Award

Category 10: Private Professional or Specialized Institutions

Overall Performance
Concordia Seminary (Mo.)

Overall Improvement
Thomas Jefferson University (Penn.)

Category 11: Public Professional or Specialized Institutions

Overall Performance
Oregon Health & Science University (Ore.)

Overall Improvement
Medical University of South Carolina 

Category 12: Private Two-Year Institutions

Overall Performance
No Winners

Overall Improvement
No Winners

Category 13: Public Two-Year Institutions

Overall Performance
Cuesta College (Calif.)
Santa Rosa Junior College (Calif.)
College of Central Florida 
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (GA)
Northhampton Community College (Penn.)
Madisonville Community College (Kent.)

Overall Improvement
Santa Rosa Junior College (Calif.)
College of Central Florida
Northwestern Michigan College (Mich.)
Corning Community College (N.Y.)
Northhampton Community College (Penn.)
Pellissippi State Community College (Tenn.)
Community College of Baltimore County (Md.)

Category 14: Independent Schools with Endowments up to 25 Million

Award for Excellence
St. Xavier High School (Kent.)

Category 15: Independent Schools with Endowments up to 50 Million

Award for Excellence
Portsmouth Abbey School (RI)
Episcopal High School (TX)

Category 16: Independent Schools with Endowments up to 100 Million

Award for Excellence
Cate School (Calif.)
Norfolk Academy (Va.)

Category 17: Independent Schools with Endowments up to 250 Million

Award for Excellence
Thacher School (Calif.)

Category 18: Independent Schools with Endowments up to 500 Million

Award for Excellence
Choate Rosemary Hall (Conn.)

Category 19: Independent Schools with Endowments of 500 Million and Up

Award for Excellence
Phillips Academy (Mass.)

First Time Winners 

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (Ga.)
Belmont University (Tenn.)
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
California State University-Fullerton
College of Central Florida
Community College of Baltimore County (Md.)
Corning Community College (N.Y.)
Cuesta College (Calif.)
Illinois Institute of Technology
James Madison University (Va.)
Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Nebraska Wesleyan University
Pellissippi State Community College (Tenn.)
SUNY at Binghamton University (N.Y.)
SUNY Maritime College (N.Y.)
Susquehanna University (Pa.)
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of North Carolina Wilmington
University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Virginia Tech
Wittenberg University (Ohio)
Wofford College (S.C.)

2018 Sustained Excellence Educational Fundraising Awards

California Institute of Technology
Columbus State University (Ga.)
Harvard University (Mass.)
Madisonville Community College (Kent.)
Northhampton Community College (Pa.)
Northwestern Michigan College
Oregon Health & Science University
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
San Diego State University
Santa Rosa Junior College (Calif.)
West Point Association of Graduates (N.Y.)
University of California, Los Angeles
University of Miami (Fla.)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Villanova University (Pa.)
Williams College (Mass.)