Office of the President

Inauguration Benefactors

Arcadia University is proud to commemorate the Inauguration of its 22nd President, Ajay Nair, Ph.D., during a week of celebratory events from Monday, Oct. 8, through Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.

Arcadia would like to offer its corporate and community partners an exclusive opportunity to be a part of this historic Inauguration, which has a theme of “Reimagining Our Higher Education Community: From Inclusion to Justice.”

Inauguration Benefactors help to fund Dr. Nair’s key initiatives to keep Arcadia at the forefront of higher education as a university that provides a transformative liberal arts education with a global perspective.

The generosity of Inauguration Benefactors is recognized with corporate brand visibility in event marketing materials, special acknowledgment in the program, and reserved seating at the Installation Ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 13 at 3:30 p.m. Full details on sponsorship levels, with corresponding benefits, are listed below.

Please know that your support is a meaningful investment in our talented students and dedicated faculty. Together with President Nair, we will continue to enrich our partnerships with innovative opportunities that will shape the future of Arcadia and our community.

Become a Benefactor

Sponsorship Levels

  • Platinum Sponsorship ($15,000)includes eight reserved seats at the Installation Ceremony, a private dinner for 10 with President Nair at a future date, and recognition as a lead sponsor in all Inauguration print, signage, and press materials, including digital/video screen acknowledgement and logo/name on the Inauguration website
  • Gold Sponsorship ($10,000)includes six reserved seats at the Installation Ceremony, a private dinner for eight with President Nair at a future date, recognition as a lead sponsor in all Inauguration print, signage, and press materials, including digital/video screen acknowledgement and logo/name on the Inauguration website
  • Silver Sponsorship ($5,000)includes four reserved seats at the Installation Ceremony, recognition as a lead sponsor in all Inauguration print, signage, and press materials, including digital/video screen acknowledgement and logo on the Inauguration website
  • Bronze Sponsorship ($2,500)includes four reserved seats at the Installation Ceremony, recognition as a sponsor in Inauguration print and signage materials, including digital/video screen acknowledgement and logo on the Inauguration website
  • Patron Sponsorship ($1,000)includes two reserved seats at the Installation Ceremony, acknowledgement on the Inauguration website, and listing in the Ceremony program
  • Friend Sponsorship ($500)includes two reserved seats at the Installation Ceremony and listing in the Ceremony program

Become a Benefactor

Become a Benefactor

To become an Inauguration Benefactor, make your gift online or mail a check payable to “Arcadia University” to:

    Mary Waring
    Senior Advancement Officer
    Arcadia University Office of University Advancement
    450 S. Easton Road
    Glenside, PA 19038-3295
    Attn: Inauguration Sponsorship

If mailing a check, please include a separate note detailing your name, company (if applicable), address, email, and daytime phone number, as well as your guest names for the Installation Ceremony.

Become a Benefactor