Stanford U.’s Fundraising Juggernaut on Track to Raise $1-Billion a Year

Inside Stanford U.’s Fundraising Juggernaut 1

James Wasserman

The Stanford Center at Peking University is emblematic of Stanford’s global reach. It has begun holding events for donors and parents of its students who live in Asia.

Stanford University (No. 15) could soon smash yet another record by raising $1-billion a year, fundraising experts predict.

The California institution has already outdone every other in college fundraising by running three capital drives to raise at least $1-billion, and last year set a new milestone for campaigns by raising $6.2-billion. It could be a long time until another institution comes close. Stanford captured $2.3-billion more than Yale, which previously ran the most