McCostlins made a planned gift to Marquette in their will

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Leave a Marquette Legacy

A mission supported, a life changed, a tradition extended. That’s the power of a planned gift.

Create your own legacy while securing Marquette’s future through planned giving.

When you choose to make a planned gift, you’re investing in the future of Marquette University, its mission and the life-changing Marquette experience. A planned gift allows you to create a vision for your support while meeting both your financial and philanthropic goals. Continue the tradition of Marquette University for future generations. Please explore the many ways you can leave a lasting legacy through a planned gift.

“I don’t think I’d be the person I am today without a Marquette education.”
- Adam McCostlin, Bus Ad '06

Meeting on campus was just part of a Marquette experience that remains present in Adam and Beth’s lives. Watch the video.

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Legacy Society

Legacy Society

The St. Ignatius Legacy Society honors those who have made a planned gift. More

Planned Giving

Contact Planned Giving

Kathryn Hofman, J.D.
Managing Director, Planned Giving
Phone (414) 288-0396

Tax I.D. Number

Marquette University has a 501(c)(3) non-profit tax exempt status; our federal tax ID number is 39-0806251.


“We want to be able to help young men and women get an education. Maybe they’ll do the same for somebody else someday.”

- Dennis Sage, Arts ’64

“The core of who you are and this great institution can live on through a planned gift.”

- Scott Evertz, Arts ’84

“The excellent education I received at Marquette contributed to my love of learning. Through our gift we hope to foster this same experience to future students.”

- Larry Rausch, Engineering ’72