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How to Make Your Gift


Our online giving tool allows you to make a gift or pledge payment by credit card, wire transfer, or a gift of securities.

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To make a gift or pledge payment using a credit card please call
866.543.0243 or 650.724.0627


Complete and mail our gift remit form.

Gift Remit Form

You can provide for your future and for Stanford’s.

Planned Giving

Electronic Funds Transfer

Download and return a copy of our electronic funds transfer (EFT) form.

EFT Form


Download and return a copy of our securities transfer request form.

Securities Transfer

Corporate Matching

Magnify your impact. Your employer may have a corporate matching program.

Matching Gifts

Thank you for considering a gift to Stanford Engineering.

We offer many ways for you to make your gift, including online, by telephone or by mail.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I make a pledge?
Select “Pledge” in the “Gift Type” drop‐down menu on the first page of the online giving tool or call 866.543.0243 or 650.724.0627.

What are the tax benefits of making a gift to Stanford?
All gifts to Stanford are tax deductible in the United States. Bequests and life income gifts may offer significant tax savings; see Planned Giving for more information.

What is Stanford’s federal tax ID number?
The tax ID number is 94‐1156365.

What are the benefits of giving securities to Stanford?
Giving to Stanford in the form of securities allows you to avoid capital gains taxes while also receiving a tax deduction for your gift. Contact Gift Securities at 650.721.1917 or email with any questions.

How do I make a gift of securities to Stanford?
You may use our online giving tool to start the process. Select “security transfer” as your method of payment to create a letter that you can sign and send to your broker as a letter of authorization. You may also download a copy of our securities transfer request form (PDF). Be sure to send a copy of this form to our Gift Securities team at or fax to 650.721.2417 to help ensure your gift is promptly recognized and acknowledged.

For information on how to make a gift of securities held in certificate form or held by a transfer agent, please contact the Gift Securities Team at 650.721.1917 or If you would like to give a restricted stock, a foreign or private equity, a mutual fund, or a bond, please contact Victoria Von Schell. Victoria can be reached at 650.721.1659, or email Please note these instructions apply only to U.S. exchange‐listed equities.


Suzanne Morze
Associate Director, Leadership Giving

Development Staff