ways to give

When you give to Anderson University, you are supporting the education of students who are preparing for a life of faith and service to the church and society. Anderson University is a nonprofit organization, and gifts to the university are tax deductible.

There are many ways to support the Anderson University mission through giving:

  • Cash/Check/Credit Card
  • Stock
  • Real Estate
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Planned Giving
  • Annuities and Other Income Generating Gifts
  • Will or Estate Plan
  • IRA Rollovers
  • Donor Advised Funds

We look forward to discussing these opportunities for helping you reach your philanthropic goals. Please contact, Brent Baker Vice President of Advancement at (765) 641-4138 or

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Giving Societies

Morrison Society

The Morrison Society recognizes accumulated lifetime giving. It honors Dr. John A. Morrison, the first president of Anderson University.

  • 1917 Association – $1,000,000 or more
  • Builders Association – $500,000-$999,999  
  • Founders Association – $100,000-$499,999  
Leadership Society

The Leadership Society recognizes donors who play critical leadership roles in funding many important initiatives on an annual basis.

  • President’s Circle – $10,000 or more
  • Dean’s Circle – $2,500-$9,999
  • Scholar’s Circle – $1,000-$2,499
  • Associate’s Circle – $300-$999
  • Loyalty Circle – Consecutive Annual Giving (10 years or more)
Heritage Society

The Heritage Society recognizes and honors all living alumni and friends who have made a commitment to the future of Anderson University through a planned gift, or who have arranged a gift from their estate. If you have made provisions for Anderson University in your estate planning or want to learn more about the Heritage Society, please send a message to or call us at 1-800-421-1025.

Endowed Scholarship Funds Plaques

We recognize and thank the many donors who invest in the future of our students by establishing and making gifts to Endowed Scholarship Funds.
Every gift to these funds is important and helps sustain Anderson University’s mission of educating students for a life of faith and service to the
church and society. 

Thank you to our donors of the Endowed Scholarship Funds, Raven Legacy Funds, and the School of Theology and Christian Ministries Raven Legacy Endowed Scholarship Fund.

Raven Champions

When you set up monthly giving, you join a program that saves you paper and is eco-friendly, as you will receive an email confirmation for your gift each month. Your monthly gift, added to the monthly gifts of others, will quickly add up throughout the year to build the necessary resources to help AU students learn and grow as college students and citizens.

As a Raven Champion, you will receive a monthly thank-you email with a Scripture verse, as well as a digital photo album that shows you what your monthly gift is doing on AU’s campus! We hope you’ll enjoy this look into the ways that you are supporting student life at AUour small way to say thank you each month!

Indiana Tax Credit

Indiana residents save 50% on their state taxes for gifts to AUa maximum of $200 for couples filing jointly and $100 for single taxpayers. If you itemize deductions on your federal taxes, you can save even more!

Please check with your tax advisor for more information.

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