Give Online

Make a gift of any size using Visa®, MasterCard®, American Express™, or DISCOVER® cards. You can honor or remember someone with your gift.

Send a Check

Checks payable to “Auburn University Foundation” should be mailed to:

Annual Fund, Attn: Gift Processing
317 S. College St.
Auburn, AL 36849

Please note your preferred area of support on the memo line.

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

EFTs, or monthly bank drafts, are a convenient way to establish regular support for Auburn.

To begin an EFT or make an inquiry, please contact a staff member by calling (334) 844-1445 or email

Estate Planning

Provide support for Auburn in your estate. Our planned giving team is available to discuss your options – including opportunities to receive return income or other financial benefits during your lifetime.

To discuss your estate planning goals, contact the Office of Gift Planning at (334) 844-7375, or email


By donating common stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and other appreciated securities, you may also receive tax benefits that include avoiding long-term capital gains tax and income-tax deductions.

Before transferring a stock gift to Auburn, please call (334) 844-1445 or email to learn how best to expedite your donation.

Gifts in Kind

Both tangible and intangible personal property can be gifted to Auburn University.

To inquire about a potential gift in kind, please call (334) 844-8725 or email

Real Estate Gifts

Gifts of donated property – primary and vacation homes, undeveloped land, commercial property, farms, and timberland – can be immediate or planned gifts.

To learn more about donating real estate, please call (334) 844-8700 or email


Endowments provide permanent, self-sustaining sources of funding for the university. You can create an endowment in your name or in the name of someone of your choosing. Endowments are created with a minimum philanthropic investment of $25,000 – either as an outright gift paid over time or through a bequest from your estate.

To learn more about establishing an endowment at Auburn University, call (334) 844-2100 or email

Corporate and Foundation Giving

Philanthropic partnerships with Auburn University foster positive business, academic, and community relationships for corporations and foundations.

To learn more about how your company or foundation can partner with Auburn University through charitable giving, please contact a member of the Corporate and Foundation Relations team at or (334) 844-8708.

The Auburn University Foundation

The Auburn University Foundation receives all charitable contributions made in support of and to benefit Auburn University and Auburn University at Montgomery. The foundation, established in 1960 and led by a volunteer board of directors, works in cooperation with Auburn University’s fundraising professionals in its Office of Development. Their combined efforts include seeking philanthropic support to enhance quality faculty and instruction, advance academic and student programs, and increase scholarships and fellowships.

The Auburn University Foundation is a separate and distinct nonprofit organization, charged by the Auburn University president to ensure all donations made to Auburn University and Auburn University at Montgomery benefit the institutions as intended, and to manage the universities’ endowments so as to provide a perpetual source of funding for their future. It is incorporated as an Alabama nonprofit corporation and certified by the Internal Revenue Service as a qualified charitable organization. Gifts to the foundation, listed in IRS Publication 78, Cumulative List of Organizations and described in Code 10(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, are tax deductible as permitted by law. The foundation has met certain standards and requirements of the Internal Revenue Service within the meaning of IRS Code Sec. 501(c)(3). The foundation’s Tax Exempt Identification Number is 63-6022422.