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Important year-end giving deadlines

To receive a gift receipt for 2018, please make your gift by the important deadlines below.


Gifts in Support of Arizona State University
All contributions must be received at the ASU Foundation before 5:00 p.m. on December 29, 2018. For all gifts received through US Mail, the envelope must be postmarked on or before December 31, 2018 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, 2018. For questions about online giving, please email us at onlinegiving@asu.edu.


Mutual Fund Gifts
Mutual fund gift paperwork must be received at the ASU Foundation before 5:00 p.m. on December 3, 2018. We cannot guarantee mutual fund transactions received after December 3 will be processed as a 2018 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 31, 2018. Stock or bond gifts can also be delivered via US Mail postmarked by December 31, or hand delivered to the Foundation by December 31 no later than 5:00 p.m. at: Fulton Center, 300 E. University Drive | Tempe, AZ 85281.

Please direct your year-end giving questions to 480-965-7825. The ASU Foundation will be closed December 24 and 25.


Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCD) from IRA

Only donors age 70.5 or older are eligible for this gift transfer.  If you are instructing your IRA Account custodian to make a direct transfer to the ASU Foundation, please be mindful that the IRS does not recognize the QCD as complete until the check or transfer has cleared your custodial account.  To avoid being taxed on the charitable distribution, the entire process must be completed no later than December 28, 2018.  


ASU Foundation for A New American University
Location: Fulton Center, 300 E. University Drive | Tempe, AZ 85281
Mailing: PO Box 2260 | Tempe, AZ 85280-2260
Hours: Monday–Friday | 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. 
Closed: December 24 and 25

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