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Ways to Give

Ways To Give  
Use a Credit Card:    

We accept most major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.  Donate online or call the Office of Advancement.

     
Write a Check:    

Make check payable to:  “University of Charleston”

Mail to:  Office of Advancement
2300 MacCorkle Avenue, SE
Charleston, WV 25304

If you desire your gift to be restricted to a particular purpose simply write the purpose in the memo line.  (i.e. “Annual Fund” or “Physician Assistant Program”)

     
Donate Stock:    

Donating stock has become a popular way to support UC.  Feel free to contact us for the special stock transfer instructions.  You can call 304-357-4735 or email development@ucwv.edu, subject line:  Stock Instructions.

     
Make a Wire Transfer:   

Contact the Office of Advancement for instructions on how to wire your donation directly to UC’s account. You can call 304-357-4735 or email development@ucwv.edu, subject line:  Wire Transfer.

     
Establish a Planned Gift:   

Consider planned giving with bequests, gifts of life insurance and retirement plans, gift annuities, charitable trusts, or gifts of appreciated securities.  Please contact Ben Beakes, VP for University Development at 304-357-4849 or email benbeakes@ucwv.edu, subject line: Planned Gift.

Other Important Information

  • The University of Charleston is a 501(c)3 charitable organization. All gifts are tax-deductible in accordance with the Internal Revenue Code.
  • Does your company participate in a matching gift program?  Many companies match donations to charities up to a certain amount.  Check with your human resources department to see if your employer participates in a matching gift program.  We’d be happy to fill out any necessary paperwork to receive a matching gift.
  • Acknowledgement:  Please let us know how you would like your name listed in our Annual Report.  You should receive a gift acknowledgement and tax receipt within one week of making your donation (some stock gifts take longer).

Contact Information

Office of Advancement
2300 MacCorkle Ave. SE
Charleston, WV 25304
1-800-995-2586 (ALUM)
304-357-4735
development@ucwv.edu 

Donate Online Now

Make Checks Payable to:
“University of Charleston”

Credit Card
We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.

Gift of Stock
Email development@ucwv.edu for stock transfer information.