Ways of Giving

The School of Nursing is recognized as a nationally ranked school that provides exceptional education and insightful research. We are grateful for the support of its outstanding alumni, friends and community partners who have contributed to our success. Many participate as clinical preceptors, advisers and volunteers, and provide financial support for our students, faculty and programs. The School of Nursing invites you to make a difference.  You can help ensure we continue to excel.


Make a gift to the School of Nursing through the secure UW Foundation Web site.

View funds by area:

By phone with a credit card

Call 1-877-UW-GIFTS (877-894-4387) Please specify the Nursing fund you wish to support. View Fund List.

Planned Giving

A planned gift incorporates philanthropy with estate and financial planning to benefit both you and the School of Nursing.  Planned gifts include life income gifts, retained life estate gifts, life insurance and retirement gifts, outright gifts of assets and bequests.  Learn more about Gift Planning Options.

Matching Gifts

Does your company participate in an employee gifts program?  Some employers even match gifts from their retirees.  You could double or even triple you gift to the School by submitting a company matching form along with your gift.  Search to see if your company has a matching gift program.

Send a Check

Make payable to the University of Washington Foundation, and send to:

School of Nursing
Office of Advancement
Box 357260
University of Washington
Seattle, WA  98195-7260

Be sure you indicate the fund you wish to support (view fund list).

Gift Payroll Deduction for UW Faculty and Staff

University of Washington employees have the opportunity to support UW funds through payroll deduction. Visit the Gift Payroll Deduction Pledge Page.

Establish and Endowment

An endowment is a permanent fund that is invested to grow indefinitely and provide continually increasing funding.  New endowments are the most pressing need for the School.  Endowment funds provide essential resources for faculty chairs, professorships, student scholarships and specialty programs.  Learn more about Endowments at the University of Washington.


Gifts-in-Kind are items of tangible personal property such as art, books, computer equipment or automobiles.  Gifts are donated to the School and recorded at fair market value.  Contact the Advancement Office at 206-543-3019.