University of Charleston

University of Charleston

Gifts from alumni, parents, foundations, corporations, students, faculty, staff and friends allow the University of Charleston (UC) to provide an excellent education in a supportive community where students gain practical skills needed for success in life. Your support demonstrates your commitment to UC and allows the University to continue its tradition of educating students for a life of productive work, enlightened living, and community involvement. The University of Charleston is a 501(c)3 charitable organization. All gifts are tax-deductible in accordance with the Internal Revenue Code.

Gifts to UC can be made in the following ways, or you can work directly with Shari Reed, Senior Development Officer, by contacting her at 304-549-4333 or

UC accepts major credit cards including Discover, MasterCard, Visa and American Express.

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Want to donate by credit card but don’t want to give online? Just call the Advancement office at 304-357-4735 to provide your information.

Make checks payable to: “University of Charleston” and mail to:
Office of Advancement
2300 MacCorkle Avenue, SE
Charleston, WV 25304
If you would like to apply your donation to a specific program, department or project, please indicate this on the memo line of the check.

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. Let the advancement office know if your employer matches and you can double your impact!

Appreciated stocks and securities can be donated to the university. Contact Shari Reed at 304-357-0019 or for stock transfer instructions.

Gifts can be sent to UC directly via wire transfer. Contact Shari Reed
at 304-357-0019 or for facilitating these types of transfers.

shari reed
Shari Reed

Senior Director of Development