#AllRise Challenge

The #AllRise Challenge is a Stevens Athletics fall tradition. Over a two-week period, teams engage in friendly competition while raising support for their programs and student-athletes. This year's challenge will run from Wednesday, October 20 through Wednesday, November 3. 


With a gift of $25 or more, you will receive an exclusive pair of Stevens Athletics socks!Overall Challenge: When 400 undergraduate alumni* participate in the #AllRise Challenge, the Stevens Athletics Fund will be awarded $6,000 through the Stevens Challenge Match Fund, supported by donors across the Stevens community who are committed to making more resources available to students at Stevens.


Match Challenges:

This year, teams will be competing in two categories for match challenges, determined by the number of living undergraduate alumni that were student-athletes for their team.


Category One - 
Teams with 150 and below living undergraduate alumni
Category Two - 
Teams with 151 and above living undergraduate alumni
Match One - Most undergraduate alumni* donors
$2,500
$2,500
Match Two - Most dollars raised
$2,000
$2,000
Match Three - Most parent* donors
$1,500
$1,500

*Unique: one person = one gift

Note: Teams can only win one match challenge. If multiple teams, within a category, bring in the same number of donors or dollars, the tie will be determined by the team who brought in the dollars or donors earlier in the challenge.  

Bonus Challenge: The team that brings in the most Stevens student donors will be awarded an extra $500.

Stevens Athletics #AllRise Challenge FAQ

Why should I give to Stevens Athletics during the #AllRise Challenge? 

Your gift will directly support the team of your choice! Your gift will be enhancing the student-athlete experience and help your team secure even more dollars for their programs. And with a gift of $25 or more, you will receive an exclusive pair of Stevens Athletics socks!  

Who can participate in the #AllRise Challenge?  

Anyone (alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff and friends) can make a gift during the challenge. Match challenges offer special incentives for alumni, student and parent participation.  

How do I support a particular team during the #AllRise Challenge? 

To support a particular team, make your donation via their team page. You may choose to support multiple teams in the number of gifts challenge by giving to multiple teams' pages.  

  

If you are an alumnus/a who played multiple sports (e.g., soccer and track), your gift (to any team) will contribute to the match challenges of both teams. 

  

Please note the timeframes for team bonding travel experiences listed for some teams are subject to change due to extenuating circumstances such as COVID-19. 

What category is each sport in? 

Sports are sorted into two categories for the match challenges: Category One (teams with 150 and below living undergraduate alumni) and Category Two (teams with 151 and above living undergraduate alumni). 

 

Category One:

Field Hockey

Golf

Men's Volleyball

Softball

Women's Basketball

Women's Lacrosse

Women's Soccer

Women's Tennis

Women's Volleyball

 

Category Two:

Baseball

Men's Basketball

Men's Fencing

Men's Lacrosse

Men's and Women's Cross Country and Track & Field

Men's Soccer

Swimming

Men's Tennis

Women's Fencing

Wrestling

Can one team win multiple challenges?  

No, teams can only win one match challenge. Teams can win a match challenge and the bonus challenge. 

How will I receive challenge updates on the standings?  

Standings for each challenge will be provided periodically throughout the two-week timeframe and regularly updated on the #AllRise Challenge website. There are many incentives incorporated into the #AllRise Challenge and final winners will be determined and announced after all gifts are processed, approximately two weeks after the November 3 close of the #AllRise Challenge.   

Is my donation secure? 

Yes, credit card donations are secure on this platform. 

Is my donation tax-deductible? 

Stevens Institute of Technology is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation. You will receive a receipt for your gift. Your gift qualifies for tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations during the calendar year that you make your gift. Consult your tax professional for more information. 

   

If you received any benefits in exchange for this gift, the fair market value of these benefits has been deducted from the receipted amount, as required by the IRS. No goods or services were received in exchange for the tax-deductible portion of this contribution. 

Who can I contact with a donation error? 

Contact alumni@stevens.edu or 201.216.5163 if you experience an issue. 

When will I receive my Stevens Athletics socks? 

Your pair of socks should arrive in the mail within four to five weeks after you have made your gift. Please note, additional delays may occur due to supply chain and shipping slowdowns. Thank you for your patience. 

Can I get more than one pair of socks? 

Due to demand, socks are limited to one per unique donor. Thank you for understanding! 

Can you ship international? 

Unfortunately, we are unable to ship internationally. 

When is the last day to make a gift and receive a pair of Stevens Athletics socks? 

November 3, 11:59 p.m. ET 

Have a question that wasn't answered on this page? 

Call 201.216.5163 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. or email alumni@stevens.edu.