The University of Mississippi

Gifts of Cash

A majority of the gifts made to Ole Miss come in the form of cash, check, credit card, or wire transfer. A gift of cash entitles you to the most generous federal income tax deduction available for charitable contributions. You may deduct up to 50 percent of your adjusted gross income for gifts of cash and may carry any amount over that figure forward for up to five additional years.

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Gifts of securities

Many of the largest gifts to University of Mississippi come in the form of publicly traded stocks, mutual funds, or bonds. Such gifts can often result in maximum tax benefits to the donor.

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Matching Gifts

Your employer (or your spouse’s employer) may double or triple the amount of your gift. Please find out if your company has a matching gift policy to maximize your giving potential.

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Planned Gifts

When you plan a gift to Ole Miss as part of your long-term estate and financial goals, you support students and programs far into the future while still ensuring that your loved ones are cared for. Planned giving sows the seeds today that will help our institution flourish tomorrow.

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Ole Miss Employee Payroll Deduction

We support and encourage Ole Miss employees who wish to make donations directly from their payroll. Giving is back is easy. To make a payroll gift, click the link below and select the “Pay using UM Employee Payroll Deduction” box on the next page.

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