SMU Giving

Ways to Give

Credit Card

Use your Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express for fast, secure and easy giving.

Make your gift online or call
800-768-9996.

You can also mail credit card gifts to:

SMU
Office of Development
PO Box 750402
Dallas TX 75275-0402

Check

Sign, seal, and mail – the old-fashioned way.

Mail gifts payable by check to:

SMU
Office of Development
PO Box 750402
Dallas TX 75275-0402

Wiring

The fastest, most secure way to send cash.

To electronically transfer cash to SMU, contact:

Amy Albritton Eaker
Director of Planned and Endowment Giving
214-768-1911

Or fax a letter of gift instruction to her at 214-768-2669.

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For more information on the following giving options, please contact the Office of Planned and Endowment Giving at 214-768-1911 or visit our Planned Giving website.

Non-Cash

Securities: Give to SMU and avoid the capital gains tax.

In-kind: Gifts other than cash – such as art, books, and technology.

Future Gifts

Bequests: Leave a legacy by remembering education in your will.

Retained Life Estate: A future gift of home or farm provides a current benefit.

A gift to ensure the University's future.

Retirement Plan Designation: Earn estate and income tax benefits through your gift.

Future Gifts with Life Income

Gift Annuity : Receive income from an annuity gift to SMU.

Trusts: Earn income and tax benefits for you and your family while you give.