President's Club

President's Club
Begin quote It's the only way we can now compensate for the sacrifices of those who built USD. Anything we can do is necessary and appreciated. – Terry Whitcomb '53

Torero Basketball Reception - February 14, 2019

President's Club members are invited to join Dr. Harris for a pre-game reception at the Degheri Alumni Center, and then cheer on our Torero Men's Basketball team in a WCC match-up against the BYU Cougars. Here's the evening's schedule:

  • 5:00 PM - President's Club Reception (Degheri Alumni Center)
  • 7:00 PM - Toreros and Cougars Tip-off (Jenny Craig Pavilion)

If you have any questions, please contact Philip Garland at (619) 260-2991 or 

*President's Club events are invitation only. For more information please call (619) 260-4724.

President's Club Levels

Cumulative giving of $1,500 or more within a 12-month period will be recognized through membership in the President's Club, USD's leadership gift club.

President’s Club Member: $1,500 to $2,499

President’s Club Associate: $2,500 to $4,999

President’s Club Patron: $5,000 to $9,999

President’s Club Fellow: $10,000 to $24,999

President’s Club Benefactor: $25,000 to $49,999

President’s Club Founder: $50,000 or more

Couples may combine their gifts to achieve a President’s Club level. Corporate matching gifts count toward President’s Club membership. President’s Club memberships are renewable annually.

Gift Allocations for President's Club

Your affiliation with the President’s Club is accomplished through tax-deductible, annual gifts that are utilized for student needs across the university. If you have an allegiance to a particular school or program, you may choose to designate your gift accordingly.

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If you have any questions or for more information regarding the USD President's Club please contact the Director of Annual Giving, Philip Garland at (619) 260-2991 or


Upcoming President's Club Events


Torero Basketball Reception - February 2019

Enjoy a members-only pre-game reception with USD's senior administration and then cheer on the Torero Men's Basketball team in a West Coast Conference matchup.

President's Club Twilight Blues - April 6, 2019

Celebrate an evening of fellowship, food and music on our beautiful campus at La Gran Terraza. Valet Parking will be available. For directions to the university click here.

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