How to Give

Gifts of all sizes are powerful investments in Western Carolina University’s mission. Your philanthropy creates opportunities, fosters growth and demonstrates your belief in the work we are doing here at WCU.

Click on one of the boxes below to choose the method of giving that is most convenient for you.

Online

Click here to make your gift online via your American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa – it's easy, secure and confidential.

Questions? Please email annualgiving@wcu.edu or call 828.227.7124.

Mail

To give by mail, click here to download our gift form. Complete the form and mail with your check or credit card information to:

Western Carolina University
Advancement
One University Drive
201 H.F. Robinson Administration Building
Cullowhee, NC 28723

Questions? Please email annualgiving@wcu.edu or call 828.227.7124.

Phone

To give by phone, call us toll-free at 800.492.8496 to make a gift with your American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa.

Questions? Please email annualgiving@wcu.edu or call 828.227.7124.

Gift Planning

Planned gifts offer creative, flexible strategies for your estate and charitable planning. Whether you would like to put your donation to work today or benefit us after your lifetime, you can find a plan that lets you provide for your family and support WCU. Click here to learn more.

Payroll Deduction (WCU Faculty and Staff)

This option offers WCU Faculty and Staff a convenient way to make a gift. Click here to download the payroll deduction form.

Questions? Please email annualgiving@wcu.edu or call 828.227.7124.

Recurring Gifts

When you make a gift online, you also have the option of giving a fixed amount on a monthly basis. Simply go to our secure online giving site and enter your gift amount, select Recurring and choose what date you would like your gift to be taken each month. You can also choose to receive a reminder email before your card is charged.

Please note when establishing a recurring gift the first payment will be charged today and you are choosing the next payment date. Your recurring payment may skip a month if you choose 1st Day of the Month or 15th of the Month and are making your first payment after the 1st or 15th.

Questions? Please email annualgiving@wcu.edu or call 828.227.7124.

Multi-Payment Gifts

When you make a gift online, you also have the option of dividing your gift into several payments. Simply go to our secure online giving site and enter the total amount that you would like to give over the several payments, select Multi-Payment, choose how many payments and choose what date you would like your gift to be taken each month. You can also choose to receive a reminder email before your card is charged.

Please note when establishing a multi-payment gift the first payment will be charged today and you are choosing the amount of payments you would like to have after the first payment.

Questions? Please email annualgiving@wcu.edu or call 828.227.7124.

Additional Ways to Give

Below is a complete list of the additional giving options. Click on the link to learn more.

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