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UCM Foundation

Smiser Alumni Center
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.8000
Toll Free: 866.752.7257

Ways to Give

Various giving methods are available for individuals, businesses, corporations and foundations interested in making philanthropic gifts to the University of Central Missouri. Use our online form or one of the below methods:

  • To make a gift by check or credit card, download this form available as a PDF (requires Adobe Reader) or a Word document. Checks should be made payable to the UCM Foundation and mailed to UCM Foundation, Smiser Alumni Center, Warrensburg, MO 64093. For credit card gifts, please use our online form.
  • To make a gift through your bank account as a one-time or monthly Electronic Fund Transfer, download our form as a PDF or a Word document.
  • To make a multiple-year pledge, download our Statement of Intent form as a PDF or a Word document.
  • You may increase your gift if your employer has a matching gift program.
  • Make a planned gift such as life insurance or charitable annuity or through your estate or will. If you have already made these estate gift provisions, please tell us about them.
  • Noncash gifts often include stocks, bonds, personal property, real estate or gifts-in-kind.
  • Becoming increasingly popular are donor-advised funds.

Providing charitable contributions that truly make a difference is a process that can adapt to your changing needs and wishes. You can arrange contributions to maximize personal objectives while minimizing after-tax cost. Learn more about a variety of planned giving options, methods, how to make the gift and benefits.

Our major gift officers will gladly meet with you one-on-one to discuss your philanthropy goals. Simply call us at 660-543-8000 or toll-free 866-752-7257 or email us at


Recent Gifts Helping UCM Students

  • $20,000 to endow new scholarship
  • $25 for Fund for Excellence
  • $50 to department scholarship
  • $25,000 for baseball scholarships
  • $25,000 for scholarships
  • $100,000 for wrestling
  • $250 for Fund for Excellence