Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ Blocks

Q: How much should I give?
A: The amount you give is completely up to you.You decide the size of your gift according to your own interests, your willingness to give, and your financial capacity. No gift is too small. It is your participation in the campaign that matters most. Click here to view a chart illustrating how small gifts each pay period add up to make a big difference!

Q: Can I specify where my gift will go?
A: Yes! You can choose from a variety of areas, projects or needs. Decide whether you will help fund student scholarships, make a donation toward a university-wide effort or support needs unique to your college or department.  You can find a partial list of possible designations on the webpage for "Choosing to Give."

Q: Can I designate that my gift goes to more than one area?
A: Yes. Be sure to specify the amount and designation for each gift when using the convenient online giving form. If using the standard gift form, also available online, be sure to indicate the areas to which each gift should go and the amounts of each gift.

Q: Can I make an anonymous gift?
A: Yes! Simply note your preference to remain anonymous on the standard donation form or the electronic form.

Q: What are my payment options?
A: The easiest way to give back is through payroll deductions. You can sign up online or download, print, and send a gift formYou may also give by check or a credit/debit card. Credit or debit card gifts and pledges can be made online, while checks payable to Lawrence Technological University may be sent along with a printable gift form.

Q: Is my gift tax deductible?
A: Lawrence Tech is a 501(c)(3) organization as defined by the IRS.  Charitable gifts to Lawrence Tech are eligible to be deducted on your federal taxes.  Please consult your professional advisor for details regarding how gift deductibility might affect your specific tax situation.