UCLA Law Dean's Circle

John Golper ’75 is the recipient of the inaugural Dean’s Circle Donor of the Year award. This award exemplifies what it truly means to be a loyal supporter of UCLA Law. In this video, we celebrate John’s leadership as he has gone above and beyond in devoting his time, talent and resources in support of UCLA School of Law’s mission.

Join the Dean's Circle Giving Society

Giving to the UCLA School of Law provides critically important support of our institution, and we want to make sure our donors understand how much we appreciate that support. In an effort to recognize and thank the many generous donors whose leadership gifts help keep UCLA Law excellent and accessible, we offer membership in our Dean's Circle giving society.

Dean's Circle membership is granted with cumulative giving of $2,500 or more to UCLA School of Law in any fiscal year (for UCLA, the fiscal year is July 1 - June 30). Any gifts, resulting matching gifts, pledges and pledge payments count towards membership. The tiers and benefits of our Dean's Circle are progressive, increasing in accordance with your giving. 

Dean's Circle - Member Level ($2,500 - $4,999)

Dean's Circle donors at the Member level receive

  • Special recognition
    -in the UCLA Law Honor Roll of Donors
    -in UCLA Law magazine
    -at law school events
  • An invitation to the law school's annual Dean's Circle Dinner
  • Invitations to attend UCLA Law seminars, lectures, and events, with preferred seating
  • With gifts to our Dean's Discretionary Fund (the law school's unrestricted fund), joint membership in the UCLA Chancellor's Associates donor society with its donor courtesies 

Dean's Circle - Cabinet Level ($5,000 - $9,999)

Dean's Circle donors at the Cabinet level receive all of the above, plus an invitation to a special event with the Dean.

Dean's Circle - Advocate Level ($10,000 - $24,999)

Dean's Circle donors at the Advocate level receive all of the above, plus two tickets to UCLA Law's annual Alumni of the Year luncheon and a UCLA Parking Permit.

Dean's Circle - Benefactor Level ($25,000+)

Dean's Circle donors at the Benefactor level receive all of the above, plus an invitation to another event at the law school.

For additional information or to join our Dean's Circle please contact Jennifer Gray, Director of Annual Giving, at (310) 206-1781 or gray@law.ucla.edu.

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View our 2012-2013
Honor Roll of Donors