You can contribute online with your credit card, using our secure web server. The contribution form will be pre-selected to direct your gift to the general academic fund for the Government Department, which supports student and faculty needs. Your contribution to the Government Department will help our faculty provide a compelling and uniquely rich learning experience to our students.
Contribute by Mail
To contribute by mail, please make your check payable to the William & Mary Foundation. Please also be sure in your check's memo area to designate your gift "Government Opportunity Fund (3679)" and send to:
The College of William and Mary
P.O. Box 1693
Williamsburg, VA 23187-1693
More Ways to Contribute
Gifts of securities, such as stocks and mutual funds, can be an effective way to support the programs of William & Mary. Please contact the Gift Accounting Office at (757) 221-1080 to make your gift using securities.
We encourage you to consult the Gift Planning Office when making a bequest provision in your will, retirement plan, or other estate plan. This office can provide the appropriate legal name and language to ensure that your bequest is used the way you intend.
Matching Gift Program
Many companies encourage employees, their families, and retirees to make charitable contributions by matching their philanthropic support. Matching gifts can double, or even triple, the impact of your igift. Your Human Resources office will be able to tell you if your employer has a matching gift program and provide details on how to secure the matched funds. You may also use the College's Matching Gift Search page to see if your company has a matching giving program.
For More Information
To further explore giving options that will be meaningful and beneficial to you, please contact [[as-development, Arts & Sciences Development]].
Gifts supporting the departments and programs of Arts & Sciences at William & Mary are tax-deductible according to regulations governing section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.