Ways to Give

Gifts of cash

Gifts can be designated to the Fund for Rose-Hulman, for financial aid or to a department of your choice, and are considered tax deductible contributions by the IRS. You can make a donation online through a secure online transaction or via cash or check delivered to our office.

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

Make your gift to Rose-Hulman without ever writing a check through a safe and secure Electronic Funds Transfer. You can choose to use your personal checking or savings account.

Please contact the Office of Development at 812-877-8217 or annualgiving[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu. You may also mail this completed form to Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Office of Development, 5500 Wabash Avenue, Terre Haute, IN 47803.

Gifts of publicly-traded securities (stocks, bonds, mutual funds)

Stock, bonds, real estate and other assets that have been held for at least one year and one day are accepted by Rose-Hulman as charitable contributions. For donors 59 and a half or older, gifts of retirement accounts can also be used as a charitable vehicle. Life insurance policies are also accepted by Rose-Hulman as gifts.

Employer matching gifts

More than 1,300 companies sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. If you or your spouse work for a matching gift company (find out here), please request a matching gift form from the personnel office or download it from the company website. Complete the form, sign it and send it with your gift. The impact of your gift to Rose-Hulman may be doubled or possibly tripled! Some companies will even match gifts made by retirees or directors.

Gifts in memoriam

If you are considering a memorial gift please contact our office before making an announcement in the newspaper or at a memorial service.

Planned, deferred and estate gifts

Alumni, parents and friends should consider including Rose-Hulman in your estate plans. View a list of additional life income and deferred gift instruments you may use in creating your permanent legacy.

Corporate Gifts

Corporate partners may give to Rose-Hulman through sponsorships, grants, scholarships and various other opportunities. Learn about more ways to partner with the Institute.


Many of your gifts are eligible for tax deductions or credits. Our office can answer those questions when you contact them to arrange your gift. Thank you for considering a gift to Rose-Hulman.

For more information contact the Development Office, phone: 812-877-8453