Giving to Penn State

The mission of the Office of Development at Penn State Schuylkill is to provide support for the advancement of the University and assist donors with connecting their desire to serve the needs of the students while supporting the mission of the campus and University.

All Penn State supporters share one important reward for their gifts: the personal satisfaction from making an investment in human potential. There are many ways to give to Penn State, and our staff look forward to working with you to help provide a better future for the campus and the University.

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Giving Options

On these pages, you can learn about the giving opportunities that are right for you and your financial situation. From stocks and mutual funds, to charitable gift annuities and will bequests, to endowments and unrestricted gifts, you can tailor your gift in numerous ways.

Please remember that different gifts offer different tax advantages, so you may want to consult your financial adviser to select what's best for your situation.

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Give Today

We're here to assist you with making your contribution, and there are several ways to make your donation.

Gifts of cash are the easiest and most direct way to give to Penn State Schuylkill, and are fully deductible for individuals who itemize on their federal income tax return. Most alumni and friends participate in Penn State's Annual Fund with gifts of cash.These benefactors enjoy seeing the immediate results of their generosity in University programs and they understand the importance of their annual support.

Gifts of cash can be made online, by sending a check, or through regular electronic fund transfers from the account of your choice. If you wish to make a donation by check, please make your check payable to Penn State Schuylkill and mail or drop it off at the Development office address.