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important year-end giving deadlines

If you make a charitable contribution by year’s end, you may be eligible for a tax deduction. To receive a deduction this calendar year, make your gift by these important deadlines.

Gifts in Support of Arizona State University

All cash, checks, and receipts must be received at the ASU Foundation before 5:00 p.m. on December 30, 2016. For all gifts received through US Mail, the envelope must be postmark on or before December 31, 2016 and addressed to:  ASU Foundation, PO Box 2260 | Tempe, AZ 85280-2260.


Credit Card Gifts

Credit card gifts must be transmitted online before midnight December 31, 2016. For questions about online giving, please email us at


Mutual Fund Gifts

Mutual fund gift paperwork must be received at the ASU Foundation before 5:00 p.m. on December 2, 2016. We cannot guarantee mutual fund paperwork received after December 2 will be processed as a 2016 gift for tax purposes due to additional mutual fund and banking institution requirements.


Stock or Bond Gifts

Transmit stock or bond gifts electronically via your financial institution to the ASU Foundation before 4:00 p.m. EST on December 30, 2016. Stock or bond gifts can also be delivered via US Mail postmarked by December 31, or hand delivered to the Foundation by December 30 no later than 5:00 p.m. at: Fulton Center, 300 E. University Drive | Tempe, AZ 85287.

Please direct your mutual fund, stocks, and bond questions to or 480-965-7825. The ASU Foundation will be closed December 26 and 27.

If you have any questions regarding your year-end gift, please email us at or call us at 480-965-6468.


ASU Foundation for A New American University

Location: Fulton Center, 300 E. University Drive | Tempe, AZ 85287

Mailing: PO Box 2260 | Tempe, AZ 85280-2260

Hours: Monday–Friday | 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. 

Closed: December 26 and 27


Contact your tax advisor to see if your year-end gift qualifies for a charitable tax deduction or tax savings.