How to Give to National University

Choose from a Variety of Giving Options

There are a variety of ways to make a tax-deductible donation to National University. For more information on ways to give or areas to support, please contact us at (858) 642-8807 or

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Click here to donate using our simple and secure online donation form.

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Contact the Development Office at
(858) 642-8807.

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Send a check payable to National University to Office of Development, National University, 11255 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037.

Types of Donations

In addition to one-time monetary gifts, donations can be made to the university in several different forms.

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Monthly giving is convenient and provides a reliable and consistent source of support.

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Tribute gifts can also be given in honor or memory of a friend, colleague, or loved one.

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As a benefit to their employees, many companies “match” charitable donations to certain types of organizations. These matching funds magnify an individual’s gift and help to increase its impact. You can check if your company matches gifts here. Contact your company’s HR Department to obtain a matching gift form.

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Payroll Deduction

NU faculty and staff can conveniently designate an amount from each paycheck toward supporting National University.

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Gifts of securities are gifts of appreciated stocks or bonds and could have tax benefits. Contact us to discuss an electronic transfer, other options, or for more information.

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Bequests and Planned Gifts

Planned giving enables you to give gifts of assets during your lifetime or through a will or testamentary instrument. In this way, your gift can be given now or can create a legacy in the future. Planned gifts provide enhanced tax benefits, and some return income to the donor.