Year-end giving to UC Santa Cruz

As the year draws quickly to a close, potential donors still have a few days to make a tax-deductible gift to UC Santa Cruz and claim it on their fiscal year 2011 tax statements. The cut-off day is December 31, 20011 – and there are many ways to give. Among the options:

Give online.

Give by mail. For a printable form to mail in with your check or credit card number, click here. Make checks payable to UC Santa Cruz Foundation. Fill out the form and mail to:

UCSC Gift Administration

University Relations

1156 High St.

Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Give through planned giving. Contact Virginia Rivera.

Talk to us. Contact Giving Staff.

• When making a gift, you have the opportunity to designate it to a specific area of interest or give to one of the discretionary funds listed below so it can be used immediately where it's needed most. 

• The UCSC Fund supports top campus priorities and allows the Chancellor to act on emerging opportunities. Contact Howard Heevner or visit UCSC Fund for further details. The Parents' Fund supports programs that directly benefit students at UCSC.Contact Frankie Melvin for further details. Scholarships assist students with excellent academic records and demonstrated financial need.Contact John Hopkins for further details.

Charitable contributions to UCSC are tax deductible. Click here to find out more information, send an email to or call 800-933-SLUGS.