Brandeis Alumni, Family and Friends

How to Give

For your convenience, there are many ways to make a gift to Brandeis University.


Make a gift using a credit card via our secure online-giving form. Brandeis accepts American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa. You may choose to make a tribute, matching or recurring gift.

Tribute Gifts

Make a gift in memory of or in honor of an individual or group.

Matching Gifts

Increase the impact of your contribution through an employer-sponsored matching gift program.

Recurring Gifts

Provide a dependable source of support that Brandeis can count on throughout the year.

By Phone

Call 781-736-4000 or 800-333-1948 (toll-free).

By Mail

Mail your gift with this completed form to:

Brandeis University
Institutional Advancement Division
415 South Street, MS126
Waltham, MA 02453

If you need assistance, call 800-333-1948 or email

Wire Transfers

To wire a gift to Brandeis, please contact Marisol Lopez, Director of Gift Administration at (800) 333-1948 or with the details of your wire transfer.

Cash Wire Gifts (Including IRA Gifts)

Bank: JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
City, State: New York, New York
ABA: 021000021
Swift code: CHASUS33 (International wires only)
Account Name: Brandeis University Development
Account No.: 454990305
Reference: Donor’s Name & Designation

Securities (Stocks and Bonds Only)

DTC: 0352
Bank: JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Account Name: Brandeis University
Ultimate Beneficiary Name: Brandeis University
Ultimate Account Number: 920-28231
Reference: Donor’s Name & Designation

Securities (Mutual Funds Only)

Send a letter of instruction to your financial advisor about gifting the shares to:

Brandeis University Donor Account
Bank: JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Account No.: 920-28231
JPMorgan Chase Bank Contact: Zachary Curtis  617-654-2456 

Your financial advisor must contact Zachary Curtis prior to transferring mutual funds.

For questions regarding gifts of securities, please contact Marisol Lopez at or (800) 333-1948.

IRA Gifts (for Donors Age 70.5 or Older)

Visit our Planned Giving site to learn how you can easily make a gift from your IRA. 

If you have questions about giving from your IRA (or other retirement plan), please contact Joel Carlton-Gysan, Executive Director of Planned Giving, at 781-736-7719 or

Planned Giving

Learn more about estate gifts or life-income gifts or email for more information.

Other Gifts

To discuss a major gift, multi-year pledge or gift through a donor-advised fund, email