Make A Gift Now

As BGSU prepares for its next 100 years, it continues to pair academic excellence with a campus-wide commitment to educating critical thinkers, ethical leaders and skilled communicators. Your gift to BGSU helps ensure that the dreams of 1910 live on.

Giving to your passion

These areas and more help your gift make a true impact on students, faculty and other members of the Falcon community:

  • The Fund for BGSU allows BGSU to direct your gift to the area where need is greatest.
  • Family Campaign is a University-wide effort for BGSU faculty, staff and retirees to provide resources that engage, challenge and prepare students for a meaningful future.
  • Bring Back the Glory is helping to restore hockey and ice facilities and programs.

To make an online contribution using your credit card, please click the button below. You may make your contribution using Visa, Mastercard, American Express, or Discover. We cannot accept P-cards or Purchase cards.


If you have questions, or would prefer to make your credit card gift over the phone, please call 888-839-2586. To make your contribution by check (payable to BGSU Foundation, Inc.), please mail it to:

BGSU Foundation Inc.
Mileti Alumni Center
Bowling Green, OH 43403

Gifts are tax deductible as contributions to a tax-exempt organization as described in sections 501(c)(3) and 170(c) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Electronic Funds Transfer

For those wishing to transfer funds directly from a checking or savings account, this service is available by completing and returning the authorization form. View and print it here

BGSU Employee Payroll Deduct

Employees wishing to give to the university through payroll deduction must complete the payroll deduction form: all information is required. The pledge will be set up at the end of the month it is received, and will start the following month. All payroll deduction forms should be mailed to Carla Greenlese at the Foundation Office in Mileti Alumni Center. If you have any questions, please call her at 419-372-7645 or email her at carlah@bgsu.edu.

  • If you would like to find out if your employer participates in a matching gift program, please click here.