SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — South Dakota billionaire philanthropist T. Denny Sanford will have San Diego-based National University renamed in his
Sanford and the university announced Tuesday the school will be renamed Sanford National University. A formal launch is planned for July.
Forbes reports Sanford has pledged $350 million to National University. The private,
Started in 1971, National University offers both online and campus-based programs for adult learners and has about 28,000 students.
Sanford previously donated $150 million to National University System to expand programs that include helping children learn skills in
In 2015, National University’s school of education was renamed Sanford College of Education.
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