You can pave the path to success for current and future Norse!

The commemorative brick paver program is the perfect way to memorialize your years as an NKU student, staff member, or professor or to honor a loved one. By supporting the program, you will leave a legacy on campus and help support students' education.

How does it work?

Each $75 donation benefits the Fund for Excellence or the college or program of your choice. Your gift will provide NKU students with scholarships and the tools for academic success.

What better way to celebrate a graduation or retirement than to help future students experience an NKU education? Your special message will be remembered for a lifetime.

  • Celebrate a graduate
  • Honor a retiree
  • Memorialize your loved one

Whatever your reason to buy a brick, you are helping to leave a legacy of educational excellence at NKU.

Thank you!


To learn more about the President's Society contact Jodi Zerbe, director of annual giving, at (859) 572-5489 or


Bricks are installed each summer in front of W. Frank Steely Library. Each paver can have three lines of text, each with 14 characters.


With your gift of just $75, you can have a unique message engraved in a brick paver as a lasting tribute to the love you share with your special Valentine.  Once you've made your gift and typed your message below, you will receive an email confirmation that includes a link to a card. You can print and personalize to share with your loved one on Valentine's Day.

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