Generosity Week

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USF's Generosity Week is an opportunity to thank donors and learn more about the impact of their giving on our USF experience.

There will be a number of special events throughout the week with plenty of food, drinks, and free SWAG. The week culminates on Thursday, Feb. 28 with our 5th annual Day of the Dons


Calendar of Events

Monday, Feb. 25

First-Year Function
Hayes-Healy Formal Lounge 112, 7–8 p.m.
During the First-Year Function, you can write a letter to your senior-self, stop by the hot chocolate bar, and network with the Student Alumni Association, members of USF's Alumni Board, and current USF seniors. Come discuss topics such as transitioning to life as a sophomore, looking for internships, housing, and life after USF!


Tuesday, Feb. 26

Generosity Week and Stress Less Day Kick-Off
Gleeson Plaza, 11:15 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
We've teamed up with Health Promotion Services to promote Stress Less Day and kick off Generosity Week! Join us for Generosity Week kick-off and learn about the impact donors have on our USF experience. Play with cute animals, get a massage or manicure, eat at the food stands, and much more!

Sophomore Sips
Toler Lounge 101, 7 p.m.–8 p.m.
Come make your own hot chocolate, bring your sophomore friends, and stop by this opportunity to learn more about USF Study Abroad. Hear from students and alumni who were there before you, including the Student Alumni Association, members of USF's Alumni Board, current USF seniors, and the Office of Global Education.


Wednesday, Feb. 27

Get the Scoop on Philanthropy!
UC 2nd Dining Hall, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Tell us what you love most about USF! Sign a thank-you card then grab an ice cream to show your appreciation for all that donors do for USF.

Dinner with USF Strangers
Mescolanza Restaurant, 3750 Geary Blvd., 6:30–8 p.m.
Meet and network with USF alumni at a private dinner. Ask them your questions about life after USF, how to search for a summer internship, and how to make the most of your USF career. This event is open to juniors only and space is limited to the first 20 students. The cost is $5 and includes complete dinner service. 


Thursday, Feb. 28

Day of the Dons Carnival
UC 1st Floor, 11 a.m–2 p.m.
Come have fun at the free #DayoftheDons carnival! Play arcade games, get your face painted, grab yummy carnival food, and have a good time. If 1,500 donors make a gift on this Day of the Dons, we unlock a large challenge gift from our Board of Trustees.

USF Senior Party: 80 Days 'Til Graduation!
Neck of the Woods, 406 Clement St., 7–10 p.m. Seniors (21+ only)
Join your friends and buy your ticket ($15 now, $18 at the door) to the 80 Days 'Til Graduation party. Your ticket includes unlimited food, one drink, and $5 of your ticket supports the USF Scholarship through the Senior Class Gift.


Sunday, Feb. 24–Thursday, Feb. 28

Donor Impact Installations Lower Campus
Check out the bows and field of flag installations on lower campus that demonstrate the impact of gifts to USF.

Learn more and feel free to contact the Student Alumni Association at

Don't forget to hashtag your favorite moments from Generosity Week and Day of the Dons with #GenerosityWeek19 and #DayoftheDons