Year-end Giving at Marquette

Celebrate the close of 2018 with several easy ways to make Marquette a philanthropic priority by December 31.

Give Online

  • 2018 credit cards gifts can be made online until 11:59 p.m. on Monday, December 31, 2018
  • The transaction must be successfully completed to count for 2018
  • Tax receipts are sent immediately by email following a successful transaction
  • Please do not send credit card information through email or leave your credit card number on a voicemail; please go online to make credit card gifts

Give By Phone: 800.428.7940

Staff will be in the office to answer phones on Thursday, December 27 and Friday December 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST and on Monday, December 31 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. CST. Credit card information should not be left on voicemail.

Give By Mail

Please send gifts to the following address:

Marquette University
University Advancement
PO Box 7013
Carol Stream IL 60197-7013

Checks through the mail should be postmarked by December 31, 2018 to count for 2018.

Credit card gifts received in the mail after 12 p.m. on Monday, December 31, 2018 will not be processed until January 2019 and will not count as a calendar year 2018 gift.

Stock and Wire Transfers


Please contact Melissa Egelhoff at (414) 288-6774 or if you are interested in making a gift by wire transfer.


For gifts of securities used to fund a trust or to contribute to an existing trust, please contact the Treasury Office for further instructions. 

After you instruct your broker to make the stock transfer, we ask that you write or call (, 414.288.7479) to let us know of the gift. Unfortunately, when securities are transferred electronically, the donor’s name is not always included in the transfer information. By letting us know of your gift, we will be able to properly match the stock that we received with your gift record.

Please call or write us with the following information:   

  • Name of stock transferred 
  • Number of shares
  • Brokerage firm stock transferred from
  • Approximate date of transfer
  • How you would like the gift used at Marquette University

Wire Transfers

Please contact Melissa Egelhoff at (414) 288-6774 or if you are interested in making a gift by wire transfer.

Please contact Treasury Services for wire instructions on receiving foreign currency.

Teng Vang          
Marquette University
Director of Treasury Services
(414) 288-7479
(414) 288-6600 fax

Lisa Xiong
Marquette University
Treasury Services Analyst
(414) 288-3739
(414) 288-6600 fax

Let Us Be A Resource

If you have questions about making a gift to Marquette, please contact Melissa Egelhoff, Advancement Services, at 414.288.6774 or


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