Ways to Give

Annual Giving

You can make the difference now: Maryland fund for Excellence. Large or small, your gifts to Maryland have a ripple effect, combining with others to expand our possibilities for greatness. Sustained annual giving from alumni, parents and friends demonstrates a powerful commitment to make things happen now. More information.

Payment Options

You can give online, mail us a check, setup automatic payments from your bank account, or make a generous gift of stock. More information.

Matching Gifts

Supplement your gift by taking advantage of your employer's matching gift program. It is a way to quickly and easily increase your gift to the university while boosting your share of philanthropy's greatest benefit: personal satisfaction. More information.

Planned Giving: Make a Difference for the Future

Given the opportunity, most people would like to leave a legacy and advance the missions they support during their lives. Planned giving is a process of considering what and when to give, as well as how to structure charitable gifts to meet personal financial goals. More information.

Corporate and Foundation Giving

The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations works to strengthen mutually beneficial corporate and foundation relationships for the university. It focuses on financing research through grants, contracts and giving that advances strategic objectives across the university. More information.

Gifts in support of the University of Maryland are accepted and managed by the University of Maryland College Park Foundation, Inc., an affiliated 501(c)(3) organization authorized by the Board of Regents.   Contributions to the University of Maryland are tax deductible as allowed by law.   Please see your tax advisor for details.