Ways to Support the Department or University

Online Gifts

Make a gift now using our online giving form.

Be sure to designate your gift to "College/School/Department", and specify the College of Arts and Sciences or a department within the college in the comments section.

Gifts by Mail

Write the College of Arts and Sciences or a department name in the memo section of your check made payable to The University at Albany Foundation and mail to:

The University at Albany Foundation
UAB 226
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12222

Credit Card Gifts

A donation by credit card can be made safely through our secure online giving form or over the phone with University Development staff. For more information, or to make a gift by phone please call our office at 1-800-577-7869.

Take the Call!

Our student representatives work hard to get the message out to all alumni and parents. So when you get the call from UAlbany...please pledge your support!

Employer Gift Match

You can double or even triple the impact of your gift if you or your spouse's employer participates in a Corporate Matching Gifts program. Simply speak with your human resources or personnel office about obtaining a gift match form and include the completed form with your contribution.

To find out if your employer has a matching gift program please use our matching gift search engine.

Gifts of Stock and Securities

By transferring stock to The University at Albany Foundation you can support innovative academic and research initiatives at the University with a tax-wise investment.

Learn more about giving a gift of securities, or contact Sorrell Chesin, Ph.D. Associate Vice President for University Development, schesin@uamail.albany.edu, toll free 1-888-226-5600 for more information.

Payroll Deduction

UAlbany faculty and staff may also sign up for automatic payroll deduction by completing the Faculty/Staff Pledge Form (Adobe Acrobat Reader is needed to view this PDF).

Gift Planning

Gift planning offers a variety of ways to structure contributions to the University to provide maximum benefits to the donor, their families and heirs, and the University. These include gifts with special financial, investment, tax, or legal considerations and might involve assets other than cash, such as securities, real estate, art work, or life insurance. Bequests, charitable trusts and various life-income gifts are part of our Gift Planning offerings.

To learn more, visit our Gift Planning website or contact The University at Albany Foundation toll free 1-888-226-5600.