How To Give

It’s easy to give to Montclair State.

Gifts to Montclair State University can be made in several ways: online, by mail, or by phone.

At Montclair State, you can make a gift that suits both your needs as well as those of the University. We are happy to explain the types of gifts available and the related tax advantages.

Planned giving allows you to make a gift with greater impact while benefiting from tax advantages or income for life. Planned giving options include bequests, annuities, and trusts.  


Put your gift to work right away! Use your credit or debit card at our secure online giving site to support Montclair State today.

By Mail

Mail your check — payable to the Montclair State University Foundation — to:

Montclair State University Foundation
1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043

Be sure to indicate to which fund, program, or area of the University you would like to apply your gift in the subject line.

By Phone

We will be happy to help you make your gift or answer any questions you may have. Call the Office of University Development at 973-655-3060 or email for a call back.

Payroll Deduction

If you are a Montclair State University employee, you may arrange to have your gift deducted from your paycheck. Even a small donation each pay period really adds up over time. Here are some examples of payroll deduction pledges:

* $5 per paycheck x 26 weeks = $130 a year
* $10 per paycheck x 20 weeks equals $200 a year
* $25 per paycheck x 20 weeks = $500 a year
* $38.46 per paycheck x 26 weeks = $1,000 a year
* Four-year pledge @ $25 per paycheck = $2,500

To make a gift through payroll deduction, please complete the Payroll Deduction Form‌ and send the completed form to the Office of Annual Giving in College Hall 300.

To learn more about employee giving visit our faculty and staff giving page.