Other Ways to Give

For any questions about making a gift, please call Holly Johnson in the Berkeley Law Development and Alumni Relations Office:
510.642.9045 or email Gifts4Law@law.berkeley.edu.

Make a Gift by Phone

You may call the university Donor Gift Services (DGS) Team with your credit card information at 510.643.9789. The DGS Team will answer general inquiries including taxpayer identification from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Make a Gift by Mail

Download our giving form to mail in with your cash or check.
Make check payable to the “UC Berkeley Foundation”.
Mail checks and form to:
Berkeley Law c/o University of California, Berkeley Gift Services
1995 University Avenue, Suite 400
Berkeley, CA 94704-1070

Make Gifts of Stock or Securities

Please contact Tracy Miller at givesecurities@berkeley.edu or 510.642.6791.

Make Gifts from Donor Advised Funds

UC Berkeley welcomes gifts from Donor Advised Funds (DAFs). Please visit your DAF’s website to submit your gift recommendation. If you see a selection of UC Berkeley options listed on your DAF’s site:

– It is preferred that you choose the “UC Berkeley Foundation” option
– If you see your specific UC Berkeley School of Law or Berkeley Law, that option is also welcome. (Please note that the Berkeley Law Foundation is a separate, private entity not related to the law school.)

Here is some additional key information you’ll need to provide:

1. The amount of your gift
2. Please indicate the Berkeley Law Fund or other law fund or program you wish to support (please be as specific as possible)
3. Checks must be made payable to the UC Berkeley Foundation and mailed to:
UC Berkeley Foundation
UC Berkeley Donor and Gift Services
1995 University Avenue, Suite 400
Berkeley, CA 94704-1070

The tax identification number for the UC Berkeley Foundation is 94-6090626.

For Vanguard grants, specifically, please choose University of California Berkeley Foundation as the non-profit you are supporting. For the second box, “Purpose of Grant,” please choose “Department” and click on the “+ add additional information.” In that box, please indicate Berkeley Law and the fund name or area you wish to support.

If you have any questions, you or your advisor can contact UC Berkeley Gift Services at 510.643.9789 or gifthelp@berkeley.edu.

Digital Currency

UC Berkeley is now set up to receive gifts of digital or crypto currency. To make a gift, please contact your fundraiser, or contact Gift Services directly at GiveSecurities@berkeley.edu. Please provide your name and contact information, the quantity and type of digital currency to be donated, the law fund to allocate the gift to, and the estimated value of the gift in US dollars. Please note, The IRS considers digital currency contributions to be gifts of personal property (not cash) for federal income tax purposes. Donors who wish to take a tax deduction should consult with their own legal and tax advisor for professional advice regarding any tax and legal implications. For more detailed information, refer to guidance for virtual currency provided by the IRS.

Giving from Abroad

Please visit UC Berkeley’s Giving from Abroad page for more information. https://international.berkeley.edu/giving-abroad

Memorial Funds

To make a new gift to a memorial fund, please call UC Berkeley Gift Services at 510-643-9789. To create a new fund, please call the law school’s donor relations team at 510-642-9045 or email gifts4law@law.berkeley.edu. Please click here for a list of law school memorial funds. Donors are also welcome to make a gift to any fund in honor of, or in memory of, someone important to them by including the name(s) on the online donation submission, or including it when making a gift by phone or by mail.

Contact Us

Berkeley Law Development & Alumni Relations
UC Berkeley School of Law
Office: 510.642.1832
Fax: 510.643.2919