How to Give

Season’s greetings from all of us at the Cal Alumni Association (CAA). We are grateful for your dedication to CAA’s mission, and for all you do to deepen connections between alumni, students, and the greater Cal community.

The Cal Alumni Association is closed from December 25, 2017 through January 1, 2018. If you’d like to make a gift and receive a tax benefit for 2017, you have the following options:

Give Online and Receive a Receipt Immediately

Make a gift online now.

You will receive your gift confirmation and receipt immediately via email. Your gift must be made before midnight on December 31, 2017 to be considered a 2017 year donation.


Give by Mail or Fax

Print the gift form at the bottom of this page. Instructions are included on the form in the top right. Mail your check, postmarked with a date of December 30 or earlier, to:

Development Department
Cal Alumni Association
1 Alumni House
Berkeley, CA 94720-7520


Give by Phone

Please call the university’s Donor and Gift Services office at 510.643.9789. The office is open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. from Wednesday, December 27 – Friday, December 29 during the winter break, and will resume standard business hours on January 2, 2018. The 2017 deadline for phone-in credit card gifts is noon Pacific Standard Time on December 29.

Photo Credit: Frank Yang ’17

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