Ways to Give

Making a difference at UNC is easy, making your philanthropic investment is too. Learn how to make an annual, major or planned gift and designate it to the Campaign for UNC priority that matters most to you. Contact us if you wish to discuss your gift or the way to give that best suits your involvement as a UNC donor.

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Online

Make a one-time gift, complete a pledge payment, or set up recurring gifts when you visit our secure online gift form. If you are an annual donor, online giving is one of the easiest ways to support the Campaign for UNC.

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Mail

Many alumni choose to make their Campaign gift or fulfill a pledge payment through personal check. Make your check payable to the UNC Foundation and mail to Campus Box 20 Greeley, CO 80639.

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Phone

Alumni and friends are invited to support the Campaign for UNC when you take a call from a Student Advancement Ambassador. You may also call us directly at 970-351-2551 to make your gift today.

 

Monthly and Employee Giving

UNC alumni and employee donors are among the university's most loyal supporters. Join them as a sustaining donor when you set up an easy and convenient recurring monthly gift. 

Monthly donors are recognized as members of the UNC Loyalty Society and receive invitations to participate in giving society programs and events.

Monthly Giving

Alumni and friends may set up a monthly, recurring gift through the online gift form.

Monthly Giving for Employees

UNC faculty and staff are encouraged to make their philanthropic contributions through monthly Team UNC payroll deductions.

Crowdfunding

Find the cause and join the community that matters most to you. Crowdfunding at UNC offers you a range of projects and campaigns closely tied to immediate areas of need, including student projects, student athletic teams and special campaign initiatives like the new Campus Commons. Join the crowd with your directed gift today.

Matching Gifts

Did you know that many corporate employers will match your gift to UNC, extending the impact and value of your support. If your employer offers a matching gift program, you may designate that on your online gift. After which, complete your employer's matching gift application with the following information: Recipient: University of Northern Colorado Foundation, Inc. Tax/EIN: 84-6044833 Address: UNC Foundation Campus Box 20, Greeley, CO 80639. Please contact us if you have questions regarding the matching gift program.

Corporate and Foundation Support

Corporations and Foundations are generous partners in the support of UNC, our students, faculty and research. Gifts and grants are directed to many of UNC's campaign priorities, including scholarship support for the arts and capital projects like the new Campus Commons. Contact us if you would like to explore a philanthropic partnership with UNC.

 

 

Securities and Stock

Donating appreciated stocks, bonds or mutual funds is an easy way to support the Campaign for UNC. These giving vehicles may also provide you with significant tax benefits beyond the usual charitable deduction.

Speak with your financial advisor about the tax benefits of structuring a gift of securities, real estate or other financial asset. Then call us at (970) 351-2551 to discuss your gift of securities.

Planned and Deferred Gifts

Meet your financial goals and maximize your giving to UNC with a deferred gift, one that will benefit UNC in the future. Deferred gifts can be structured many ways, such as bequests, charitable gift annuities, deferred gift annuities, charitable remainder annuity trusts or charitable remainder trusts.

Deferred gifts may offer significant tax savings. Learn more about planning your gift.

 

Gifts of Personal Property

To make a gift of personal property to the university, contact the office that plans to use your item or property, such as the Library for a donation of books, or the School of Music for a donation of musical instruments. The home office will coordinate with the UNC Foundation and Office of Development. If you are unsure of where to begin, please contact the Office of Development at 970-351-2251 or campaign@unco.edu.