Payment Options

Your gift helps the University of Pittsburgh advance its mission of teaching, research, and public service. We are happy to accept cash, credit card, personal checks, and money orders. Payments can be made online, by mail, or by phone.

Gifts to Pitt are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Online

Use our secure online giving GIVE NOW feature to make a gift by credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, or Discover).

 

By Mail:

Please complete the MAIL-IN GIFT FORM and send it to us with your check, money order or credit card information.  Or you can send a check or money order (payable to the University of Pittsburgh) to the address below with a note indicating which fund your contribution will support. 

The Pitt Fund
Park Plaza
128 North Craig Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15260

 

By Phone:

Call weekdays from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm EST
1-800-817-8943

 

Pitt Faculty and Staff

University of Pittsburgh faculty and staff make many important contributions to Pitt. Many also make financial contributions to the University. In addition to the payment options above, faculty and staff can make an automatic payroll deduction by completing the Faculty and Staff Giving Form.  LEARN MORE

 

Appreciated Securities

Option 1:  Electronic Transfer

Transferring securities electronically via Depository Trust Company (DTC) into the University’s gift account at BNY Mellon. Please instruct your broker/agent to transfer securities to:

BNY Mellon
DTC# 0443 Pershing, LLC
Further Credit account #N7M001699
FBO University of Pittsburgh
ATTN: Jorja Watts
Phone: 412-234-0439
Email: jorja.watts@bnymellon.com

Contact BNY Mellon at least 24 hours prior to delivery and instruct your broker/agent to contact the University of Pittsburgh, Office of Finance, at least 24 hours prior to delivery.

Office of Finance
Julie Manko
Phone: 412-624-1799
Email: jmanko@cfo.pitt.edu  

Mutual Funds and Foreign Security Gifts

Please contact Jorja Watts at BNY Mellon Capital Markets to check on the ability to accept the mutual fund and coordinate delivery. Phone 412-234-0439 or email jorja.watts@bnymellon.com.

Option 2: Physical Securities

 ALTERNATIVE: IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY IN POSSESSION OF PHYSICAL SECURITIES  SUCH SECURITIES MAY BE DELIVERED TO THE UNIVERSITY AS SET FORTH BELOW.

A.  The physical securities along with a transmittal letter identifying the enclosed securities (name, class, number of shares, quantity, and certificate numbers) and the purpose for the transfer (gift, charitable gift annuity, trust, etc…) may be sent to the University as indicated below:

Mail via Registered Mail to:

University of Pittsburgh
Office of Finance
Attn:  Julie Manko
2409 Cathedral of Learning
Pittsburgh, PA  15260

                  NOTE:  Security certificate should not be executed.


B.  In addition, please complete and mail under separate cover to the above address the appropriate Stock or Bond Power form listed below. The power must be executed (signed) identically to the registered security.  Fill in “University of Pittsburgh” in the “sell/assign/transfer” section.  Please do not fill in the “attorney to transfer” section.

 

Planned Gifts

For no-obligation information about planning your gift to the University, please contact:

Terry BrownTerry Brown
Senior Executive Director, Planned Giving
Office of Institutional Advancement
Walter.Brown@ia.pitt.edu
(412) 648-3185

 

 

 

Lisa SciulloLisa Sciullo
Director, Planned Giving
Medical Health Sciences Foundation
slisa@pmhsf.org
(412) 647-0515