Every day, faculty and students are blazing a trail towards success at Lewis University. From the dedication of 250 new hymnals for the chapel to a new Supercomputer, supporters of Lewis are helping big ideas become reality through crowdfunding. Visit us online to see what our students are looking to develop next - and make an impact on the future of Lewis! 

If you are a faculty member and interested in learning more, contact us at alumni@lewisu.edu or call (815) 836-5244.

Current Campaigns

Poppy the Robot

The Robotics class at Lewis University is eager to build the "Poppy Robot" (www.poppy-project.org). Poppy is a 32-inch humanoid robot that can walk and see! Poppy will be useful for years at Lewis, ranging from projects in Artificial Intelligence (AI) to computer vision.

Joseph Tomsic Endowed Scholarship

To honor Joseph Tomsic for his life of dedicated teaching, Lewis University will create an endowed scholarship to award in his name for information systems and information security students.

Successful Campaigns

Rob Delaney Endowed Scholarship

Aviation created the Rob Delaney Endowed Scholarship for Aviation at Lewis University in memory of a beloved student, alumnus, teacher, aviator and friend, Rob Delaney.

75 Donors raised $12,953!

Supercomputer 2017 - Lewis University

The Lewis Supercomputer will be housed in the new Paul and Kathleen Kaiser Computational Science Laboratory. Twelve years ago, Dr. Paul Kaiser assembled a supercomputer from five donated desktop machines.

108 Donors raised $24,780.73!

Dr. Keleher Student Research Group - Lewis University

Please help us send our hard-working, research students to a professional conference in Fargo.  If we are able to raise $5,000, we will be able to completely cover the conference and travel expenses for all of our student presenters!!

50 donors raised $4,450!

College of Nursing Community Outreach

The College of Nursing at Lewis University purchases & provide supplies for screenings and health fairs in the community.

26 Donors raised $1,091!