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Student Emergency Aid Fund

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Participation Drive
103 Donors
Towards goal of 100 Donors
$6,771.00 Raised
Project has ended
Project ended on November 28, at 01:00 AM MST
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Student Emergency Aid Fund

We Reached Our Goal!

Thank you so much to all of our #RoadrunnerTuesday Student Emergency Aid Fund donors! With your help, we were able to raise over $6,700 from 103 donors. You can still support the Student Emergency Aid Fund by visiting our giving page, and selecting Student Emergency Aid Fund from the designation drop down.  ____________________________________________________________________________


#RoadrunnerTuesday is a special time when Roadrunners from all over the world show their support for a worthy cause at MSU Denver. The Student Emergency Aid Fund is a new way to make a difference in the life of a Roadrunner. Join us in our 24-hour giving challenge as we raise support for the Student Emergency Aid Fund and transform the lives of our students. Spread the word, and help us reach our goal of 100 donors. Any gift, no matter the size, makes a difference. 

What is the Student Emergency Aid Fund?

Circumstances can change at any moment. Fires, temporary homelessness, injuries and loss of family are examples of hardships that can become turning points for students, forever altering the course of their lives and educational goals. These are only some of the reasons why MSU Denver has created the Student Emergency Aid Fund. The fund provides one-time emergency assistance to students who are dealing with an unanticipated life event. Students can receive funding up to $500 one time during their academic career; only after they have exhausted all other funding options. 

The Student Emergency Aid Fund can cover expenses such as emergency housing assistance, urgent rent or utility assistance, costs related to major accidents or loss due to fire, theft, or natural disaster, and much more. 

Why We Need Funding 

The Student Emergency Aid Fund allows students to remain focused on their educational goals instead of the financial toll of an emergency. Giving a gift to the Student Emergency Aid Fund supports student success and graduation rates by meeting the basic needs of our students. Your support can help our students overcome temporary crises and go on to make an impact in our community. 

Support a Student 

The Student Emergency Aid Fund is made possible through donors like you! The number of awards given to our students is dependent on the support we get from our generous donors. This #RoadrunnerTuesday make a difference in a student's life by giving a gift to the Student Emergency Aid Fund. Any gift, any amount, makes a tremendous impact on our students. 

Choose a giving level



Show your support for the Student Emergency Aid Fund with a gift of $10.


Helping Hand

Lend a helping hand to a student with a gift of $25. Your gift could help cover essential needs for one student.



A gift of $50 could help support required class expenses for one student.



A gift of $100 could provide one night of shelter to a student in an emergency housing crisis.



A gift of $250 can be a huge difference in a student's life. Your gift can cover anything from safety needs to emergency medical care.


Support an Award

Make and immediate impact on a student with a $500 gift. With your support, we can fully fund one student's emergency need.



Your $1,000 gift could cover emergency expenses for two students and provide the assistance they need to succeed.