Ways to Give

When you make a donation to Boston University, you know it is going to a good cause: the education of future generations. From supporting the invention of a bionic pancreas for patients with diabetes to funding the Community Service Center, your gift can truly make a difference.

Here are the ways you can make it happen.


Use our secure online form and a credit card to make a gift. Please note that all information transmitted with this form is encrypted.
Give Online

Planned Giving

You can make an impact on BU students for years to come by making a planned gift. We can help you think strategically about how to build a philanthropic plan that empowers you and your family.
Make a Planned Gift

Matching Gifts

With matching gifts, you can sometimes double—or even triple—your gift! Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. Find out if your company has a matching gift policy.

Wire Transfers

For wire transfer information, you may reach out to Giliane Bader-Wechseler, associate director of gifts, at (617) 353-6347 or gbaderwe@bu.edu.

Gifts of Stock

To make a gift of stocks, please inform Boston University of the company stock/mutual fund you intend to transfer or the approximate value of your gift as well as your stockbroker’s name and telephone number, and where at the University your gift should go.

Your BU contacts are either:

Giliane Bader-Wechseler
Associate Director of Gifts, Gifts & Records
595 Commonwealth Avenue, Suite 700
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: 617-353-6347
Email: gbaderwe@bu.edu

or your regular contact at your School, College, department, or radio station.

For more information about securities registered in book form/street name at a broker, securities held as physical certificates in your name, and more, visit the Campaign for Boston University website.

Contact BU Giving

For general giving assistance, please contact (617) 353-9717 or give2bu@bu.edu.

Thank you for all that you are doing to support Boston University. Remember that your gift is tax deductible.