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Thank you for your interest in giving to Vanderbilt.

Alumni, parents and friends give to Vanderbilt in a variety of ways including checks, credit cards, electronic fund transfers and gifts of stocks and securities or other assets.

You can easily make your contribution to Vanderbilt by choosing any of the following giving options.

How to Give

Every Gift Makes a Vital Difference.


To make your gift online, use our secure online gift form.

Vanderbilt accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover credit cards.


To make a gift by telephone, call 1-866-882-FUND (3863).


To mail your gift, print our giving form to include with your check, credit card payment or money order.

Mail your gift to:
Gift and Donor Services
Vanderbilt University
PMB 407727
2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 37240-7727

Electronic Bank Draft

To set up an electronic bank draft, call 1-866-882-FUND (3863) or use our printable electronic bank draft form.

Stocks and Securities

To request information on transferring gifts of stocks and securities click here.

Please call (615) 875-1155 with any questions.

Planned Gifts

Learn more about planned giving opportunities here.

Matching Gifts

Many employers have matching gift programs that could double or even triple your gift.

Learn more about matching gifts here or call 1-866-882-FUND (3863).

Donor Advised Fund

If you have a donor advised fund, DAF Direct enables you to recommend grants to Vanderbilt University, directly from your DAF (as long as your DAF's sponsoring organization is participating). Learn more here.