Alumni: Giving

Your gifts enable Golden Gate University to help students become successful professionals by:
  • Providing practical, up-to-date learning that can be applied right away.
  • Learning from faculty who are active practitioners and are passionate about helping their students grow to the next level in terms of knowledge, skills and confidence.
  • Offering internships and clinics to prepare them for the workplace and increase their marketplace potential.


Since 1901, more than 67,000 alumni have earned degrees from Golden Gate University, becoming leaders in the business, legal, and nonprofit communities throughout the world.


Give Online Now

Click here to use our secure online giving page to put your gift to use right away. It only takes a few minutes!

Write a Check

Make your check out to "Golden Gate University" and mail it to:

Office of University Advancement
Golden Gate University
536 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Call Us

Give us a call at 415-442-7823 to make your gift by telephone using a credit card.

Matching Gifts

If you or your spouse/partner work for a matching gift company, you can double or even triple the impact of your fit. Check with your Human Resources department for eligibility and to complete a matching gift form. The tax identification number for Golden Gate University is 94-1585735.

Stocks or Mutual Funds

Golden Gate University uses UBS as its primary broker for gifts of stock or mutual funds.

Learn How to Make a Gift of Securities

Recurring Gifts

Call us at 425-442-7829 to set up monthly credit card gifts in the amount of your choice.


Click here to find out how you can include Golden Gate University in your will or estate plan.

Gift Annuities

Make a gift to Golden Gate University with a gift annuity and receive fixed income for life, a charitable deduction and possible tax-free income. Click here for more information or call 415-442-7816 for your personalized illustration.

Scholarships & Endowments

Establish a permanent fund in memory or honor of someone special. For more information, call 415-442-7813.

Do you have other questions?

Contact our staff at 415-442-7829.

All gifts to Golden Gate University are greatly appreciated and have an immediate impact on the quality of our students' education.


Members of GGU's giving societies are the university's most loyal donors and play a key role in helping today's students become successful professionals. Society members are recognized in GGU's annual honor rolls and receive important updates on the University through GGU's alumni magazine and newsletters.


Giving Societies

Centennial Society

The Centennial Society recognizes those donors who gave to the university during the past year and whose lifetime support of GGU exceeds $100,000.

Millennium Society

The Millennium Society comprises those donors who have given a minimum of $2,000 in unrestricted gifts to the annual fund or a specific school during the past fiscal year, offering GGU the flexibility to address its highest priorities.

Bridge Society

The Bridge Society recognizes individuals who are providing for future generations of GGU students by including the university in their estate plans.

Silver Society

Members of the Silver Society are the university's most loyal supporters and have made philanthropy a personal priority by giving annually to Golden Gate University for 25 or more years.

Mission Society

Mission Society donors demonstrate their loyalty to GGU by making an automatic monthly gift by credit card, electronic-fund transfer or payroll deduction.