Funding Priorities

Each year, Minnesota State Mankato students rely on the generosity of donors to provide flexible and immediate support through contributions.

Greatest Needs

As Minnesota State Mankato students navigate today's challenges, the desire among our Maverick community to make a difference for students is inspiring.

By supporting the University's greatest needs, campus has the flexibility to do what needs to be done in the moment it needs to happen.

Support Students


Seventy percent of Minnesota State Mankato students work during the school year to help pay for their education.

Scholarship support is about more than the money—it tells the student recipient that someone believes that they are worth the investment.

Give to Scholarships

Emergency Financial Needs

The MAV Cares Emergency Fund ensures students can stay in school even when they are faced with unexpected financial emergencies.

Your gift helps students afford housing, transportation, online learning resources and more. With your support, we can help students facing emergencies right now.

Give to Mav Cares

Maverick Food Pantry

The Maverick Food Pantry provides food and personal care items for any and all students that are in need.

Your donation provides food security and gives every student the opportunity to be successful in school and in life.

Give to Food Pantry