Giving Methods

Online

Use the Foundation’s secure online form for credit card, electronic funds transfer or PayPal. Go to this OU website to browse OU college funding priorities.

By Check

Make your check out to the University of Oklahoma Foundation and designate the purpose of your gift on the check memo line or in a note. Send to us at PO Box 258856 Oklahoma City, OK 73125-8856.

Bank Wire Transfers for Stock & Securities

Gifts in U.S. dollars and in foreign currency may be wired directly from your bank to the OU Foundation by providing your bank with our wire transfer instructions.

Matching Gifts

Your employer may sponsor a matching gift program that can double and sometimes triple your charitable contribution. Questions? Call (405) 321-1174.

Planned Gift

Whether you choose to create a will or living trust plan, there are a number of ways that you can create a legacy to be remembered at the University of Oklahoma. Language in your will or trust should specify the University of Oklahoma Foundation, Federal ID 73-6091755. Contact Eric Melton for more information at (405) 325-3701 or emelton@ou.edu.


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Planned Giving - By the Numbers

"The future Oklahoma, the Oklahoma you are going to talk about with your grandchildren, is the Oklahoma our educators and their products, the graduates, are going to build."

Joseph A. Brandt, 6th president of the University of Oklahoma, 1941-1943

$270,000,000

Amount of bequests and other planned gifts left to OU since 1970

600

Amount of bequests and other planned gifts left to OU since 1970

$182,000,000

Amount of bequests and other planned gifts promised to OU in the future

430

Number of bequests and other planned gifts promised to OU in the future

43

Percent of bequests created by individuals 55 and younger