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Crimson Parents

Crimson Parents is a network of philanthropic families and friends who support the University of Utah. Members receive unique benefits and opportunities.

Membership in Crimson Parents is open to all donors who make annual contributions of $2,500 or more to the Parent Fund. Membership must be renewed each year and runs from July 1st through June 30th (based on the University's fiscal year).

Bronze Level

Benefits include:

  • Crimson Parents Membership
  • Eligibility to join Crimson Parents Leadership Board
  • Recognition in the honor roll of donors in the Parent & Family Newsletter and the University’s Annual Donor Report (anonymity may be requested)
  • Crimson Parents license plate holder
  • President’s Club recognition and benefits:
    • Invitation to the annual President’s Dinner
    • Eligibility to purchase a President’s Club parking permit
    • Eligibility to purchase a pass to the Eccles Student Life Center

Silver Level

All benefits of the level above, plus:

  • Invitations to regional and campus events featuring University leadership
  • A memento signifying your leadership and commitment to the Parent Fund


Gold Level

All benefits of the levels above, plus:

  • VIP graduation seating
  • For gifts at this level, Parent Fund staff would be happy to consult with you to develop a proposal that matches your philanthropic interests with campus priorities


Platinum Level

All benefits of the levels above, plus:

  • A personal liaison on staff for campus information needs
  • Naming opportunities throughout campus


To join Crimson Parents, please click here and make a charitable donation or pledge of $2,500 or more today!

If you would like more information about Crimson Parents or to become a member, please contact Erica Marken, Director, at 801.581.8388 or

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Erica Marken, Director
Erica.marken@utah edu

Kirstyn Lofshult, Development Specialist

Last Updated: 8/19/16