Explore the Many Ways to Give

The University of Montana Foundation accepts gifts online, via phone, or by mail. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Browse giving opportunities to learn more about the University’s areas of need.


Make a fast, secure, online donation with a credit card here


The Foundation staff is happy to assist with credit card, check or money order donations.
To contact the Foundation, call 406-243-2593 or 800-443-2593.


To send the University of Montana a check, make the check payable to the University of Montana Foundation and send to:

University of Montana Foundation
PO Box 7159
Missoula, Montana 59807-7159

Wire transfers

To make a wire transfer of cash, contact Lydia Ludwig.


Contact Nancy Randazzo to make a gift of securities or to learn more.


Pledges are gifts that are paid over time. To make a pledge, give online or call us at 406-243-2593 or 800-443-2593. 

To learn more about where to direct your pledge, contact a Development Team in the school, college or program which you are interested in supporting.

Gifts in honor or in memory

There are many ways to create a legacy for loved ones at UM. You can name a scholarship, endowed faculty positions or even a campus space or facility in their honor.

Learn about planned giving and other ways to give

Planned giving involves providing for a future gift to support the University of Montana through your financial and/or estate plan. Giving in this way is easy to do and may offer additional benefits such as tax savings. The UM Foundation Office of Planned Giving is available as a resource to help get you started.

Learn more about planned giving and other ways to give.

Request a Gift Receipt

If you've made a gift through the Foundation and need a copy of your gift receipt or giving statement of all gifts for the calendar year, please contact Nancy Randazzo.