The Wooster Fund Your gift to The Wooster Fund allows Wooster to sustain its commitment to excellence as the premier college for mentored undergraduate research. By supporting the College’s operating budget, The Wooster Fund allows the College to provide extraordinary opportunities for learning and discovery; to extend the financial aid program to every student who needs it; and to help meet emerging priorities and new challenges. It gives Wooster the flexibility to undertake critical new initiatives such as APEX, our integrated center for academic and career advising, planning, and experiential learning, and provide the ability to attract world-renowned faculty. Participation in The Wooster Fund also is viewed as a measure of alumni satisfaction, which influences the College's ability to secure grants from corporations and foundations and is a determining factor in Wooster’s national ranking. Every gift is important. Your gift will help to: Keep Wooster affordable… More than 75 percent of students receive scholarships or financial aid. Maintain the tradition of excellence in teaching… Keeping small class sizes and recruiting top faculty. Provide academic resources... including journal subscriptions, lab supplies, and technology. Gifts can be made online through our secure site using your credit card. Your online gift can be used immediately to help current students. Wooster gladly accepts your personal check made payable to The College of Wooster. If you choose to make a gift by check, mail it to our office at: The Gault Alumni Center 1012 Beall Avenue Wooster, OH 44691 For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.