Embarking on our journey to secure a place among the Top 50 public research universities unveils a world of boundless potential. Your investments are the catalysts that can propel us towards this extraordinary achievement. Our four pillars of focus — Talent (nurturing exceptional research and faculty), Health (strengthening Nursing and the College of Medicine), Students (empowering through scholarships), and Winning (excellence in athletics) — stand as the cornerstones of our mission. These priorities shine brightly on our path to turning the dream of a Top 50 ranking into an exhilarating reality. Join us as we embark on this remarkable voyage.