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Ways to Give

Please explore the Library's funding priorities here and make your gift in one of the following ways


To make a credit card gift by telephone, call us toll-free at (866) 448-3268 during regular university business hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday).  If you have questions about your library donation designation, please call 617.373.5452.

Check/Money Orders

Please make checks payable to:  Northeastern University Library and mail to:

Northeastern University
402 Columbus Place
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-5005

Credit/Debit Cards

Please explore giving priorities here and make your gift on-line. You can also arrange installment payments, direct deposit or payroll deduction (for NU faculty and staff) here.

Wire Transfers and ACH Payments

To make a wire transfer or automated clearing house (ACH) transfer, please call 617.373.5452 to inform us of the intent to transfer (date/gift amount/person sending gift and to what fund), and then follow the steps here.  You will receive a receipt and acknowledgement when the transfer is complete.

Recurring Gifts and Multi-Year Pledges

Did you know that you can sign up to make a regular contribution to Snell Library automatically using your credit or debit card? With our Make it Simple, Make it Monthly recurring giving program, you can! Benefits of the recurring giving program include:

• Budget-friendly gift amounts made at monthly intervals

• Safe, secure gift processing to the fund of your choice

• Your gift renews automatically, significantly reducing the number of calls and mail pieces you’ll receive

How It Works - Enroll in the Make it Simple, Make it Monthly recurring giving program by making your gift online and checking the “recurring” box on the giving form.  Your card will be charged monthly in the amount you indicate. To change the credit card attached to your recurring gift, please call 866.448.3268.   Please do not transmit credit card information via email.


Matching gifts 

If your employer has a matching-gift program, you can double or triple your donation to Snell Library. Find out if your company has a matching gift policy

Gift Planning

Making a planned gift is a wonderful way to support the Library and its mission while accommodating your personal, financial, estate-planning and philanthropic goals.  Visit here for more information on gift options, calculations and more.  To arrange a visit to explore your options, please contact Gail Masfield at g.mansfield [at] or call 617.373.5452.

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