Memorial courtyard donations and tributes

The Memorial Courtyard is a focal point for donors who wish to make a gift to pay tribute to a deceased member of the Binghamton University community. Memorials are limited to people who had a relationship with the University.

  • Gifts of $500 or more recognize the donor who may honor a deceased member of the University community on the donor recognition display at the courtyard entrance.
  • Gifts of $1,000 or more may honor a deceased member of the University community, whose name will be inscribed on a bronze plaque and affixed to the memorial display in the courtyard.
  • Gifts of $2,500 or more may honor a deceased member of the University community with a tree and plaque within the Memorial Courtyard, space permitted.
  • Gifts of $5,000 or more may honor a deceased member of the University community with a bench and plaque within the Memorial Courtyard, space permitted.

Financial contributions to support the Memorial Courtyard will be placed in a special fund dedicated to the construction and maintenance of the courtyard. Gifts of any size are appreciated. Gifts of materials and landscape plantings are also welcome. Gifts of $500 or more will be acknowledged on the donor recognition display at the entrance to the courtyard.

For more information on making a gift to support the Memorial Courtyard and memorializing a deceased member of the University community, call 607-777-6208.