Friends of CJ

Want to Donate Your Time, Talents or Scholarships?

You can help continue the legacy of the program for the next generation of scholars and leaders by joining the Friends of CJ, donating to our scholarship funds, establishing a lecture series, honoring or memorializing a loved one, mentoring students, or providing internship opportunities. Your generous support will help the College to continue its groundbreaking research and training the next generation of criminal justice professionals. Become a member of Friends of CJ and stay connected to your alma mater.

Join the Friends of CJ

Membership Benefits

Your generous (and tax-deductible) contribution will support the mission of SHSU and the Criminal Justice Center in the following manner.

  1. Profoundly improving the quality of justice through education and research.
  2. Fostering close ties and maintaining communications between the College of Criminal Justice, its supportive alumni, former students, and loyal friends.
  3. Promoting invaluable internship opportunities for students dedicated to the study of criminal justice.
  4. Supporting professional networking.

Your kind donations will be acknowledged on our Donor's List (above) and you can join our Honorary Wall of Friends of CJ with a donation of $500. Join the Friends of CJ today.

  • $50 Star
  • $100 Centurion
  • $250 Silver Star
  • $500 Gold Star
  • $1,000 Dean's Circle

For further information about the Friends of CJ, contact:


Cutty T. Gilbert

Director of Development
CJC A-113