Giving Options

If you have any questions about making a gift, please call (540) 654-1024.

Online Giving
Make your gift count today! Give online through our secure server and pay by Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, or through your checking account.

Credit Card by phone
Call (540) 654-1024 to make your gift over the phone.

Make your check payable to the University of Mary Washington Foundation and mail to:

University of Mary Washington
Jepson Alumni Executive Center
1119 Hanover Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5412

Automatic Payments
An Automatic Gift Plan is now available for monthly gifts of $10 or more to the University of Mary Washington. Make your gift online and click the “recurring donation ” circle.  Your designated gift amount will be automatically deducted from your checking account or charged to your credit card for a specified time period. For tax purposes, you will receive a summarized statement of giving in January. If you have questions or need additional information, please call (888) 692-0004.

Pledges can be made for the current fiscal and for up to five years.  Call (888) 692-0004 to request a pledge form or to make a pledge by phone.

Appreciated Stocks, Bonds or Mutual Funds
Contact the Office of Annual Giving at (888) 692-0004, (540) 654-1024, or send an email to

Payroll Deduction for UMW Faculty and Staff
Members of the University of Mary Washington faculty and staff can enroll in payroll deduction. Request a form at

Planned or Deferred Gifts
For more information about bequests, life insurance, annuities, and other life income instruments, call Jan Clarke at (540) 654-2064.

For information about major gifts, gifts of Real Estate, or Personal Property, call Donna Mejia at (540) 654-2061 or Ken Steen at (540) 654-1159.