STEM Education Center


Support STEM

Your tax-deductible support for the STEM Education Center helps us attract and retain the very best scholars and students even as state funding declines.

Your gift will provide funding to support the key research and outreach performed by the STEM Education Center. All monetary gifts over $500 will be recognized with a permanent plaque on the donor wall of the STEM Education Center.

How to Give



Cash Gift Options

  • Send a check or money order made payable to the University of Minnesota along with a letter designating the recipient of the gift to:

University of Minnesota Foundation

McNamara Alumni Center

University of Minnesota Gateway

200 Oak Street S.E.

Minneapolis, MN 55455-2010

  • Use your credit card to make a gift online- Our secure website encrytps all of your personal informatiopn so that it cannot be read over the internet.
  • Call our secure credit card hotline at 612-626-8560. Leave your full name and phone number, type of credit card, card number, expiration date, amount of your gift, and designated recipient, if any.
  • Payroll deduction is a convenient way for University faculty and staff to make a gift. Complete a payroll deduction form (in PDF Format) to make arrangements.
  • Employer matching increases the impact of your gift. Each year more than 400 companies have matched gifts made by their employees to the University of Minnesota. Some companies may also match gifts from sposues and retirees. Search our online database or call your personnel office to see if your company has a matching-gifts option