Payment Options

Thank you for supporting Allegheny with a gift to the Annual Fund. There are many ways to make your gift; find the one that’s best for you by exploring the options below.

Online Giving

Make a one-time gift or a payment on a current pledge, or set up monthly or annual donations using our online site. MasterCard, Visa, American Express, or Discover credit cards are accepted.

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Monthly Automatic Deductions

This efficient way to support Allegheny lets you make your gift in regular monthly installments from a credit card or bank account. Some donors choose monthly giving because it enables them to make larger contributions by dividing their gift into manageable monthly increments. Others like the ease of the process and not having to mail a check.

For your convenience, here are examples of how monthly amounts add up to a generous annual contribution.

Monthly Amount Yearly Donation
$8.34 $100
$20.84 $250
$41.67 $500
$83.34 $1,000
$151.25 $1,815

To choose monthly giving with a credit card, please visit our secure giving website and check the box “I’d like to make this a monthly or yearly recurring gift.” You can also download this printable pledge card and return it to our Annual Fund address listed below.

To choose monthly giving through your bank account, please download this monthly EFT form and mail it, with a voided check or deposit slip for the account from which you wish to make the withdrawals, to:

Allegheny College Annual Fund
520 N. Main St.
Box 44
Meadville, PA 16335

To update your information or make changes to your recurring donation, please contact the Annual Giving office at (866) 332-3853 or email Please note that recurring payments happen on or around the 15th of each month.

Give by Mail or Phone

To send a personal check (payable to “Allegheny College”) or credit card information through the mail, please download this printable pledge card.

Mail to:
Allegheny College Annual Fund
520 N. Main St.
Box 44
Meadville, PA 16335

By Phone:
Toll-free (866) 332-3853

Wire Transfer

It is possible to wire funds directly from your account to Allegheny’s PNC Bank account for donation to the Annual Fund. Please call (866) 332-3853 for ABA routing and bank account numbers, as well as any additional information you might require.

Bequests and Annuities

Visit our Gift Planning website to discover opportunities to provide for your loved ones, plan for your retirement, increase your spendable income, avoid capital-gains taxes, and reduce or eliminate estate taxes — all while making a difference at Allegheny.

Donor-Advised Fund

You can use a Donor-Advised Fund (DAF) to make a gift to the College. DAFs are giving vehicles established through a local community foundation or by organizations such as Fidelity Charitable, Schwab Charitable, and Vanguard Charitable. Donors can make a charitable contribution, receive an immediate tax deduction, allow assets to grow, and then recommend grants to qualified charities from the fund.

In order to direct a grant from your DAF to Allegheny College, request that the sponsoring organization make a grant to Allegheny College using their online portal or by contacting your advisor. If needed, the College’s Federal Tax ID is 25-0965212. Below, please find links to some of the most popular DAFs:
American Endowment Foundation
AYCO Charitable Foundation
Bank of America Charitable Gift Fund
Fidelity Investments Charitable
National Philanthropic Trust
Renaissance Charitable Foundation
Schwab Charitable Fund
Cleveland Foundation
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Crawford Heritage Community Foundation
The Pittsburgh Foundation

Stock Transfer

Allegheny College gratefully accepts stock transfers as a way for alumni and friends to support the College’s mission. To facilitate a stock transfer and to make sure you receive proper credit for tax-reporting purposes, it is important that you inform the College, as well as its broker, about the transfer. Please click on the link below to provide the necessary information to the College concerning your intended gift of stock, bonds or securities.

Stock Transfer Form

If you are considering a donation of securities, please speak with your broker and have her or him contact one of the brokers for the College. Also, when transferring stock via a broker’s website or in paperwork, please remember to check the box that says, “Release my information” so that the broker can share the gift details with the College. Here is a list of the College’s brokers:

Raymond James Financial

DTC No. 0725
Allegheny Account #: 42-30-12-59
Attention: Carolyn Hauser

911 Diamond Park
Meadville, PA 16335
Tel: (814) 333-2155
Fax: (814) 333-2187

Merrill Lynch

DTC No. 8862
Allegheny Account #: 811-04244
Attention: Gregg Pfeffer

510 Cranberry Street
Erie, PA 16507
Tel: (814) 461-6021
Fax: (814) 453-7728

R.W. Baird

DTC No. 0547
Allegheny Account #: 31393567
Attention: Kim Fleming

308 Seventh Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Tel: (412) 434-0990
Fax: (412) 261-4348

Please then notify Allegheny College! To ensure that the College promptly recognizes and acknowledges your gift, notify Allegheny’s Financial Services Office by filling out this form or contact Kate Copeland by telephone at (814) 332-4789, via email at or by fax at (814) 332-2338. You can also call the Office of Institutional Advancement toll-free at (866) 332-3853. Allegheny will need details of the securities transfer, including your name, the name of the securities, the number of shares or approximate value, gift designation or purpose, date on which the transfer should occur, and your broker’s name and telephone number.

Thank you for supporting Allegheny College as it enters its Third Century Quest to secure its place among the nation’s leading liberal arts institutions. Your gifts make a difference.

Allegheny College’s TAX ID Number is 25-0965212.

Matching Gift Program

Multiply the amount of your gift!

Many employers will match charitable contributions made by their employees. By taking advantage of a company’s matching gift benefit, you may be able to double or even triple the amount of your contribution. To find out if your employer, or your spouse’s/partner’s employer, has a matching gift program, please click here to use our searchable matching gift database, or ask your employer’s human resources department. Matching gift forms can be sent to:

Allegheny College Annual Fund
520 N. Main St.
Box 44
Meadville, PA 16335

You also may submit the form online through your company’s matching gift website. Allegheny will send you a confirmation when the form has been received.

Matching gifts count toward your total contribution to Allegheny.