Please click any of the links below to learn more about our many ways of giving!

  • Give Online 
  • Endowment Gifts — Endowed funds provide a lasting source of support for the university and are held in perpetuity.
  • Giving Day — Our annual one-day fundraising campaign.
  • IRA Rollover — To give from your IRA, please contact us at or 814-824-2545.
  • Matching Gifts — Double or even triple the amount of your gift!
  • Monthly Gifts — Join our Loyal Laker program and set up an automatic recurring gift.
  • Mail Your Gift — Send your check to Mercyhurst University, 501 East 38th Street, Erie, PA 16546.
  • Personal Property — Gifts of personal property (works of art, manuscripts, rare books, etc.) help support educating students and can greatly enhance the quality of life at the university.
  • Phonathon — Our Mercyhurst Phonathon team conducts annual calling to update alumni information, share details about upcoming events, and request gifts to the Annual Fund.
  • Real Estate — Almost any type of real property, a personal residence, a farm, a vacation home, a commercial building, or an undeveloped parcel of land can be gifted to Mercyhurst.
  • Restricted Giving — Gifts to the university can be restricted and designated for specific use at the request of the donor.
  • Stocks and Bonds — The university will direct proceeds from the sale of these assets to any designation you wish.
  • Scholarships — Support Mercyhurst students through scholarships and restricted giving.
  • Trusts and Estates — A growing number of alumni and friends support Mercyhurst University through financial or estate planning