Frequently Asked Questions about Giving

What are the Simplest Ways to Give?

For many donors who have already made the decision to donate a simple, straightforward donation of cash, personal cheque or credit card is a convenient route.

You can make a gift online (by Visa or MasterCard) at

Cheques may be made payable to University of Saskatchewan University and mailed to:

Heather Dawson
Communications and Alumni Relations Officer
College of Pharmacy and Nutrition
110 Science Place
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5C9

Where can I direct my gift?

You can direct your gift to the place at University of Saskatchewan that means most to you. This could include the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, the Huskies, or the library.

How much should I give?

We realize that giving decisions are personal. All gifts to the University are greatly appreciated!

Can I make my gift in installments?

You sure can! We would be pleased to accept a gift with payments spread out up to 5 years in monthly or quarterly payments.

Will I receive a receipt for my gift/pledge?

Yes, you will. Gift receipts are mailed 3-5 days after we have processed your gift. Please note, monthly gift installments will be receipted at year-end.

Can I get my gift to the University of Saskatchewan matched by my company?

We hope so! Many companies will match your gift, doubling the impact of your gift! This often applies to current and retired employees; spouses, widows and widowers of employees, and; members of the company’s Board of Directors. Five minutes is all it takes to double, or even triple, your gift to the University of Saskatchewan.