Break Through by the Numbers
PRELIMINARY RESULTS AS OF 9/30/21
Break Through: The Caltech Campaign concluded on September 30, 2021, as the most successful fundraising initiative in the Institute’s history. Campaign donors invested an impressive $3.4 billion, helping to secure Caltech’s future as a source of transformative discovery for the world and making Caltech the smallest undergraduate institution in the United States to successfully complete a campaign of this magnitude.
Partners in Discovery
Donors to the Break Through campaign—like Caltech scientists and engineers—are dedicated to pursuing the unknowns, the what-ifs, and the never-been-done-befores.
Gifts to endowment help ensure that Caltech can be fearless in attacking important problems and defining new fields of inquiry for generations to come.
Caltech selects students based on achievement and potential to excel—on campus and beyond. Scholarships and fellowships ensure that they can pursue their academic dreams.
Alumni Pay It Forward
Caltech’s graduates lead the way in almost every field imaginable. They are also deeply loyal to Caltech, evidenced in their support of the Break Through campaign.
Hubs of Innovation
Every Gift Makes a Difference
Every gift to Caltech, no matter the size, is a powerful investment in people who are seeking solutions to some of the most pressing challenges society faces today.
Caltech brings together extraordinary faculty and students in an environment that encourages them to dream big. Your support helps them make those dreams reality—and shape a better future for us all.
The world needs Caltech. And Caltech thanks you.