Ways to Give


There are many ways you can give to support Southwest Minnesota State University.

No matter how – or how much – you give, your generosity will make a difference in the lives of SMSU students and the university.

Learn more about:

  • Annual Giving – Gifts that help fund critical needs on campus--every year                                                                                                                                                      
  • Crowdfunding Gifts - Help fund projects for the SMSU Community 
  • Matching Gifts – A way to multiply your generosity through your employer’s matching gift program

  • Memorial and Honorary Gifts – Honoring someone special with a gift supporting SMSU

  • Stock Gifts – Supporting SMSU simply and quickly with gifts of appreciated stocks and mutual funds

  • Non-Cash Gifts - SMSU accepts non-cash gifts such as pledges, gifts-in-kind and real estate to support SMSU

  • Planned Giving – Gifts carefully planned to help you meet your philanthropic and financial goals

  • Sustainers - Sustainers make recurring credit card or checking account gifts to support the Southwest Fund or other programs and projects

  • Year End Gift - Help support the SMSU Foundation with a year-end gift.