Event Info


November 14, 2015

Jenny Craig Pavilion, University of San Diego


5 p.m.

VIP Sponsor Reception

with new USD President, Dr. James Harris

6 p.m.

Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction

7:30 p.m.

Dinner and Program

10 p.m.

After Party


Reserve your seat today!


Tickets and Tables

$500 per ticket  •  $5,000 table of 10
$7,500 VIP Table of 10



Event sponsorship opportunities available


For more information contact:
USD University Events and Promotions
(619) 260-8814  |  usdevents@sandiego.edu.

Net proceeds support USD student scholars!





Bartell Hotels

Founders’ Gala guests are eligible to receive a special discounted room rate at any one of the seven Bartell Hotel properties in San Diego. Plus select Bartell Hotels for your stay and they will donate 10 percent of the total room cost back to USD and student scholars. To take advantage of these special rates over Founders’ Gala weekend, please visit www.usdpartnership.com or call (800) 345-9995.


Uber Car Service

We're teaming up with Uber so you can ride in style to USD Founders Gala. Uber is an app that allows you to request a ride with the tap of a button. Drivers arrive curbside in just minutes, you can track the arrival of your ride on your iPhone, Android or Blackberry and payment is charged directly to your credit card on file. To get your first Uber ride free (up to $20), sign up at http://get.uber.com/go/USDTOREROS or download the app, and enter the promo code USDTOREROS.


Photo Gallery

View photos from Founders' Gala 2013

View photos from the 2013 Founders' Gala