Embody the Season of Giving

Make Your Gift Before 11:59 PM, December 31

The extended Willamette University family is brimming with visionaries, innovators, and leaders who, whether working in the spotlight or under the radar, are changing how we look at the world and the way we live in it. In this season of giving, please take a moment to make a gift in support of their incredible promise.

Do you plan to contribute by 11:59 PM, December 31 in order to receive the 2014 tax benefit?
Please make note of the information provided below:

  • Checks: Checks must be postmarked on or before December 31.
  • Credit Card: Our office must receive your credit card information on or before December 31. Make your gift securely online.
  • Stock (direct transfers): The gift date is recorded as the date on which the stock is transferred into Willamette’s Account. Please request the transfer and notify our office. It often takes a few days to verify transfers, particularly when many financial institutions close for the holidays. We want to make sure your transfer is completed before December 31. For additional information about gifts of stock, please contact our Gift Planning office at 503-370-6546.

Holiday Hours:

Wednesday, December 24 through Sunday, January 4.


For assistance regarding your donation to Willamette, please call (877) 208-9887. Our Gift Processing office (Waller Hall, 3rd Floor) will be open from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on the 31st to provide additional assistance.

Thank you for embodying our motto in its most simple form, by making your gift today.