Faculty and staff

Are you ready to accept the LYNX UP Challenge?

Your CU Denver faculty and staff colleagues were instrumental in planning and launching LYNX UP. Just like you, they love our students and want them to succeed. You can ensure they do just that with the help of more scholarship support when you participate in the LYNX UP Challenge, a friendly competition just for CU Denver faculty and staff.

Which CU Denver unit supports our students most?

Join your school, college, or administrative unit colleagues in the LYNX UP Challenge by recruiting the highest proportion of faculty and staff supporting scholarships for CU Denver students.

Who is eligible?

Faculty and staff (not student workers) employed at CU Denver during the spring 2019 semester.

How do I participate?

Sign up for monthly payroll deduction gifts to support a scholarship fund.

Or make a one-time gift.

Note: Employees already contributing monthly payroll deductions to a scholarship fund at CU Denver will be counted as participants.

How long does the LYNX UP challenge last?

February 1 to April 30, 2019

What do the winners receive?

  • The satisfaction of knowing your personal gift will help CU Denver’s hardworking students achieve their goals
  • Bragging rights

How are the units determined? 

  • College of Architecture and Planning
  • College of Arts and Media
  • Business School
  • School of Education and Human Development
  • College of Engineering and Applied Science
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • School of Public Affairs
  • Academic and Student Affairs (Graduate School, Office of the Provost, Student Access and Achievement, Student Development, Diversity and Inclusion)
  • Central Support and Administration (Chancellor’s Office, Administration and Finance, OIT, Facilities, HR, Advancement, University Communications, CU South Denver, Office of Digital Education, External Initiatives)

Want to have an even greater impact?

Make the gift of a lifetime! Consider including CU Denver scholarships in your estate plans.

Other questions?

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Julie DeWoody in the Office of Advancement at 303-315-0037 or julie.dewoody@ucdenver.edu.