What Institutions Say

TUFF was a willing partner and when we faced tough challenges they were always willing to work with us to develop innovative solutions to keep us on track.

Georgia Tech
Wayne Clough, President Emeritus
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They are clearly “same side of the table guys”

Georgia Tech
Scott Levitan, Former Executive Director for Real Estate Development
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TUFF was there every step of the way in our pre-development phase – providing us access to funds even before a project existed.

Clemson University
Neill Cameron, Vice President for Advancement
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TUFF brings a sophisticated financing plan to the table when you deal with them.

Georgia Tech
Bob Thompson, Former Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance
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Their experience reflects that they are not just real estate developers and investors, they are trusted business advisors.

Georgia Tech
Wayne Hodges, Former Vice Provost and Director of ATDC
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TUFF acting as a buffer with the commercial marketplace allowed me to focus on the program and TUFF to focus on real estate development.

Clayton State University
David Carmichael, Executive Director, Georgia Archives at Clayton State University
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Their grasp, because of what they have seen across the country, of our unique situation through the writing of our business plan gave me great comfort that I had a unique partner.

Clemson University
Bob Geolas, Executive Director, International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR)
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At a time when Tech was seeing State dollars decrease...TUFF stepped forward

Georgia Tech
Wayne Clough, President Emeritus
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I have never seen a more agile group of folks.

Clemson University
Doug Richardson, Director, Finance & Administration for Advancement
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With TUFF, I am able to have a trusted ally with me as I deliberate with the State.

Albany Technical College
Anthony Parker, President
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Victor R. Clements

Victor R. Clements, Vice-President Administration
Victor R. Clements, CPA, is currently Vice-President-Administration of The University Financing Foundation (TUFF), a national 501 (c)(3) private operating foundation whose mission is to assist...

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