Give to the School

The University of Washington School of Pharmacy is recognized for its world-class education, innovative programs and pioneering research. The School owes this honor not only to its superb family of educators, researchers, and students, but also to donors like you, who support the School. Your support is critical to our success.

By giving to the top-ranked School, you support:

  • Vital training programs and student experiences necessary to prepare highly-skilled pharmacists and pharmacy researchers
  • Breakthrough faculty research and the resources to attract and retain the best minds in our profession
  • Innovation in pharmacy community health initiatives

For more than a century, the School has been setting the standard in educating the multidisciplinary pharmacists and researchers so crucial to the future of our healthcare system. Your contribution can help ensure we continue to lead the way.

Give Online

Thank you for investing in the School of Pharmacy! Give now or find a specific fund that supports the following priority areas:

Give By Phone or Mail

To give over the phone with a credit card, call 1-877-UW-GIFTS (877-894-4387). Please specify the fund you wish to support.

To mail a check, make it payable to the University of Washington Foundation, and send to: School of Pharmacy Office of Advancement; H364 HSB Box 357631; Seattle, Washington 98195-7631. Be sure to indicate the fund you wish to support.

Establish an Endowment

An endowment is a permanent fund that is invested to grow indefinitely and provide continually increasing funding. New endowments are the most pressing need for the School. Endowment funds provide essential resources for faculty chairs, professorships, student scholarships, and specialty programs. Learn more about Endowments. Visit the UW Foundation Endowment webpage.

Planned Giving

A planned gift incorporates philanthropy with estate and financial planning to benefit both you and the School of Pharmacy. Planned gifts include life income gifts, retained life estate gifts, life insurance and retirement gifts, outright gifts of assets and bequests. Learn more about Gift Planning Options.

Corporate Partnerships

Contact Claire Forster, Assistant Dean of Advancement and Corporate Relations, at (206) 616-3217 or to discuss corporate partnerships and individual customized giving options, estate planning, endowments and planned gifts.

Matching Gifts

Does your company participate in an employee gifts program? Some employers even match gifts from their retirees. You could double or even triple your gift to the School by submitting a company matching form along with your gift. Click here to see if your company has a matching gift program.

Gift Payroll Deduction for UW faculty and staff

University of Washington employees have the opportunity to support UW funds through payroll deduction.


Gifts-in-kind are items of tangible personal property such as art, books, computer equipment or automobiles. Gifts are donated to the School and recorded at fair market value. Contact Claire Forster, Assistant Dean of Advancement and Corporate Relations, at (206) 616-3217 or