How to Give

Thank you for your support of the Cal Alumni Association (CAA)! We are grateful for your dedication to CAA’s mission and for all that you do to deepen connections between alumni, students, and the greater Cal community.

CAA is closed from December 23, 2021 until January 3, 2022. If you’d like to make a gift and receive a tax benefit for 2021, you have the following options:

Give online and receive a receipt immediately:

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You will receive your gift confirmation and receipt immediately via email. Your gift must be made before midnight on December 31 to be considered a 2021 donation.

To make a gift by mail or fax:

Please print the gift form at the bottom of this page. Instructions are included at the top right of the form. The UC Berkeley Foundation provides fiduciary services to CAA. Please ensure your check is made payable to “UC Berkeley Foundation” or “UCBF” so that it can be honored by the bank. Please add the name of the fund to the memo line of the check. Mail a check that is postmarked with a date of December 31 or earlier. Please mail your contribution to:

Donor and Gift Services
University of California, Berkeley
1995 University Ave Ste 400
Berkeley, CA 94704-1070

More information from UC Berkeley Donor & Gift Services:

For further inquiries related to making a donation prior to year end, please visit This site will provide you with addresses, taxpayer identification information, and the opportunity to make a credit card donation online until midnight on December 31. Please note that credit card gifts must be charged in 2021 in order to be considered 2021 contributions.

If you are interested in making a gift of stock, please call 510.642.6791 as soon as possible. It often takes several days at year-end to affect a stock transfer, and stock must be credited to UC Berkeley’s account by December 31 to qualify as a 2021 gift.

For general gift inquiries, please email Donor and Gift Services at or call 510.643.9789. Please note that there will be limited coverage for gift processing and staff will not have information regarding campus activities.

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