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 Paula Lee at or 781-736-4128 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 Paula Lee at or 781-736-4128.

IRA Gifts (for Donors Age 70.5 or Older)

You can easily make a gift from your IRA by going to

and following the prompts.

If you have questions about giving from your IRA (or other retirement plan), please contact

the University’s Executive Director of Planned Giving at 781-736 – 7719, or the Office of

Planned Giving at 781-736-4000.

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