Your generous contribution ensures that Rockefeller College is able to provide the very best educational opportunities and resources to today’s students who will soon become tomorrow’s leaders and key policymakers. Every gift makes a difference!

Please take a moment to review the following opportunities for giving and select the one that is best for you. Whichever method you choose, please indicate that you would like your donation to support Rockefeller College.  

Online Gifts 

Make a gift now using our online giving form. It’s safe, secure and convenient. Please be sure to specify Rockefeller College as the recipient of your gift in the “Comments” section.

Gifts by Mail 

Checks should be made payable to The University at Albany Foundation and mailed 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 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 online matching gift search engine. 

Gifts of Stock and Securities 

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

To learn more about giving a gift of securities, e-mail or call Shelley Friel, Director of Development for Rockefeller College at: or 518-442-5286.

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, or life insurance), bequests, charitable trusts or life-income arrangements. To learn more, visit our gift planning website or contact Lori Matt-Murphy at 518-437-5090

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. You can download it here for free). 

For more information about how you can support the University at Albany’s Rockefeller College, please e-mail or call Shelley Friel, Director of Development for Rockefeller College at: or 518-442-5286.

To discuss philanthropic opportunities at Rockefeller College, please contact Shelley Friel, Director of Development for Rockefeller College at: or 518-442-5286.

Thank you for your gift!