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By making a gift to Wichita State University, you help it continue to grow, evolve and lead during a pivotal time in its history. Our focus on innovation — in student programs, in groundbreaking research and in dynamic facilities — will create the next era of distinction at your university.

SUPPORT CAMPAIGN PRIORITIES

If you would like to learn more about the campaign or want to support one or more initiatives, contact Keith Pickus, vice president, at 316-978-7791 or keith.pickus@wichita.edu. You also can find contact information for all WSU Foundation development directors here, as well as the academic college or the specialty area they represent.

GIVE ONLINE

Looking for a fast and secure way to support Wichita State? Take advantage of our online form and within a few minutes, you can make a gift that fits your budget, matches your interests and supports WSU's initiatives. GIVE NOW.

OUTRIGHT GIFT

Outright giving may include cash, stocks, securities, real estate, personal property, gifts-in-kind or matching gifts. Your check may be mailed to:

Please mail your check to:
WSU Foundation
Attention: Gift Records
1845 Fairmount St.
Wichita, KS 67260-0002

PLANNED GIVING

Ready to start your Shocker legacy? Planned gifts can be bequests, life insurance, charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder trusts, endowed gifts, retirement plan assets and more. LEARN MORE.

MEMORIALS OR TRIBUTES

Losing a friend or loved one is difficult. Creating a memorial or tribute shouldn't be. Let us help you honor a friend or loved one. You can also securely donate to an existing memorial. GIVE NOW.

ANNUAL GIVING

By donating to the Annual Fund for Excellence, you demonstrate your commitment to WSU through annual support. Large or small, all annual gifts play a vital role in the success of our colleges, libraries and programs. SEE MORE.

PAYROLL DEDUCTION FOR WSU FACULTY AND STAFF

If you work at Wichita State and want to help it advance, consider making a regular donation through a payroll deduction. Go to this online form to designate the amount of your gift and the area you’d like to support. SEE FORM.

BANK DRAFT FORM

An easy way to support Wichita State is by authorizing your bank to make regular donations in the amount you designate. You’ll learn more about this simple process by reviewing a Bank Authorization form online. SEE FORM.

EMPLOYER MATCHING GIFTS

Often employers will match donations made by their employees. Check our online database to see if your company will match your gift to the WSU Foundation. If it does, you’ll find additional information such as match ratio, maximum gift, employee contact information and other guidelines. It’s a great way to maximize your gift to Wichita State. CHECK DATABASE.


2013 - 2020
People
$83.8 M
Goal - $114.5 Million
Places
$59.4 M
Goal - $101.2 Million
Programs
$43.3 M
Goal - $34.3 Million

Contact Us:

Wichita State University Foundation

1845 Fairmount St.

Wichita, KS 67260-0002