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The easiest way for you to make a gift to UCLA Extension is to give online. Just click the headings below, complete the easy-to-follow steps, and make your contribution in practically no time.

Make a Gift Online
- If you'd like to donate to the university in installments or defer the bulk of your gift until a future date, a pledge is the answer. This statement of intention gives you broad flexibility on when and how much you give.

Make a Payment /
Give by Mail
If you prefer to use regular mail, simply mail your check or money order made payable to

The UCLA Foundation:
UCLA Extension Dean's Office, 10995 Le Conte Avenue, Suite 770, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1333.

Matching Gifts
Many companies offer matching gifts. If you'd like to double-even triple-your contribution to UCLA, check our database of matching gift companies.

Donor Toolkit
In writing your will or arranging a living trust, you can spell out that you want your estate to benefit UCLA. For a sample of donor bequest language, click here. For information on how to include UCLA in your estate plans, please contact gift planning at (800)737-8252.

Charitable Gift Annuities
You can transfer money, securities or real estate in trust to UCLA and receive income in return for yourself or another, for life. For more information, visit gift planning or call (800)737-8252.

Qualified Retirement Plans
Designating The UCLA Foundation as a beneficiary of your qualified IRA, KEOGH, 401(k) or 403(b) can be a boon to your heirs-since more assets may be passed on to them than if you make a bequest from other funds in your estate. For more details on how to fold UCLA into your retirement and estate planning, please contact gift planning at (800)737-8252.

Real Estate
You can deed real property to The UCLA Foundation, in whole or in part, to benefit the university. You can also deed a home to UCLA-receive a sizable, personal tax deduction, yet still occupy your home for life. For more details, please contact gift planning at (800)737-8252.

Good news! Gifts of appreciated securities are tax deductible at their full market value. To find out more, please contact our securities coordinator at (310) 794-3434
Wiring Instructions for Gifts of Stocks or Bonds to the UCLA Foundation (PDF)

Tax Documentation
Tax ID numbers, tax exemption letters and other frequently requested items are provided below to facilitate your gifts to the university.

University's Tax Status
UCLA Taxpayer Identification Numbers
UCLA Foundation California Determination Letter (PDF)
UCLA Foundation Federal Tax Exemption Status (PDF)
UC Regents Federal Tax Exemption Status Letter (PDF)
University of California Certificate of Incorporation (PDF)

For information on any aspect of giving to UCLA Extension, please contact Olivia Lam, Director of Development, by phone 310-206-5255 or email. Thank you!