In Honour


A tribute gift is a meaningful way to honour the life and accomplishments of a friend or loved one, or to commemorate a special occasion such as a retirement or anniversary. Your gift to Waterloo made in memory or in honour of a special person ensures their legacy endures far into the future.   

Options for memorial and tribute gifts


Make a one-time memorial or tribute gift

Donate to a fund of your choice in memory or in honour of someone.

Donate today

Box of photos

Make a gift to an existing memorial or tribute fund 

Visit our memorial and tribute gifts page to see a list of established memorial and tribute funds.

View the list of memorial and tribute funds

trees and bench on campus

Dedicate a tree or bench 

The dedication of a tree or bench is an enduring tribute to a loved one that also enhances the campus’s natural environment.

Minimum donation:

  • Tree: $2,000
  • Bench: $5,000

Contact us for more information.



Set up a named memorial or tribute fund

For more information about memorial or tribute giving, contact Dipali Batabyal.