The goal of the Foundation, in accordance with the articles of association, is to support the development of the University of Gdańsk, in particular:
- creation of the campus of the University of Gdańsk – University City including the Central Marine Library,
- providing financial and material support to the University of Gdańsk for the realization of its tasks,
- propagating the achievements of the University of Gdańsk countrywide and abroad,
- scientific, didactic and cultural exchange for students and scientific employees of the University,
- founding scholarships for students and scientific employees of the University,
- providing financial or material support in terms of scientific, cultural and sports activities of students or employees from the University of Gdańsk.