Giving

Cash

 

Gifts by Mail, Transfer, or Payroll Deduction

  • Mail: Please make your check payable to the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Enclose the response card from your soliciting school or program. If you don't have a response card, please use this gift form (PDF).
  • Cash/wire transfer: For information on how to make a cash transfer by wire, call the Office of Institutional Advancement, (313) 593-5130, 8 a.m.-5 p.m Monday through Friday, Eastern time, or email advancement@umd.umich.edu
  • Electronic funds transfer: Make a monthly gift from your checking account through this electronic funds transfer option. To initiate Michigan Gift Link, please complete an authorization form and mail it with a voided check to:
    Office of Institutional Advancement
    University of Michigan-Dearborn
    1040 Administration Building
    Dearborn, MI 48128-2406
  • Payroll deduction: UM-Dearborn faculty and staff can now access our convenient online form (available through Wolverine Access) to make gifts through payroll deduction. If you prefer, you can print this PDF and mail it to:
    Office of Institutional Advancement
    University of Michigan-Dearborn
    1040 Administration Building
    Dearborn, MI 48128-2406
  • Questions? Call (313) 593-5130.

Securities

Advantages of Gifts of Securities

  • You get an income tax deduction based on the value of the securities at the time you make the gift.
  • You avoid capital gains tax on the appreciated value of the securities.
  • The University can immediately use the proceeds for the purpose you specify or for general support of essential initiatives.
  • It's easy! See Who to Contact below for how to make your gift.

Valuation
The value of your gift will be the average of the high and the low trading prices on the official date of your gift. The date of gift is the day the University assumes ownership of the security.

Who to Contact
We would be happy to discuss or facilitate your securities gift. For information or to make the gift, you or your broker may call (313) 593-5130 or email advancement@umd.umich.edu.

In Kind Gifts

In kind are non-monetary items of tangible personal property or other physical assets that represent value to the University. Examples might include books, artwork, and equipment. If you believe you have a potential gift in kind, please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement for further information at (313) 593-5130, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday through Friday, or email advancement@umd.umich.edu.