How to Give

Your contribution will significantly impact students and the quality of graduate education at UCLA. Learn more about ways to make a donation that works best for you.


You can make a new gift online, or make a payment on an existing pledge by visiting the pledge pay portal and selecting “payment on an existing pledge.”


For questions regarding checks payable and fund designation please call
310-983-3062 or email


If you want to speak directly with us about what you would like to accomplish with your philanthropy to UCLA Division of Graduate Education, you can reach us at 310-983-3393.

Securities and Wire Transfers

Please view wiring instructions for cash gifts or wiring instructions for gifts of stocks or bonds.

Matching Gifts

The easiest way to double – or even triple – your contribution to UCLA is to request a match from your employer. Thousands of companies nationwide support their workforce by making such gifts to the organizations and institutions their employees care about. To see if yours is one, check our database of matching gift companies before making your donation … and then watch it grow.


All gifts to the UCLA Division of Graduate Education are fully tax-deductible for federal income tax purposes, and subject to any limitations placed on charitable gifts. Click here for other fund disclosures and information on donor privacy.

For UCLA tax I.D. numbers, tax exemption letters, and other frequently requested documents, please visit the UCLA Donor Toolkit.