Established in 2013, the University of Wollongong USA Foundation enables US-based alumni and friends to support the University’s key priorities including student equity, health and medical research and solving global challenges.

The University’s continued excellence in these areas can only be sustained with the support of its global network of alumni and friends.

The University of Wollongong USA Foundation is a 501(c) (3) public charity registered in the US. The Foundation is a non-profit organization with a mission to support education, and specifically includes fundraising to support the University of Wollongong.

UOW USA Foundation Three Major Priorities

No Boulder too big

Move over Mad Men – the next Don Draper is coming, and she’s a woman. Mikayla Dennelly has trained her sights on setting the advertising world on fire, and she has the ambition, energy and drive to do just that. “That’s my end goal; to be a creative so renowned in my field that head-hunters seek me out,” she laughs. Mikayla is in the final two semesters of her UOW Bachelor of Communication and Media degree, majoring in marketing and advertising and with minors in journalism and psychology. It’s a lot to pack in, but all the pieces combine to open up a world of prospects. “I love advertising, it’s my passion; and when it comes to marketing a product, having an understanding of the psychology, of how a consumer works innately, makes all the difference in doing the best possible job,” Mikayla explains.
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The University of Wollongong is committed to elevating our students, and being leaders in research that produces real world solutions to challenges we all face. Our continued excellence in these areas can only be sustained with the support of our global network of alumni and friends.
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