Your support makes a difference

Your generous donation is more than just a gift of money. It’s a gift that directly helps our students develop in mind, body, and spirit for service to Christ in the Church and the world. Every dollar you give is directly linked to helping us achieve our mission, no matter how you decide to allocate your money. Explore the many ways you can make a difference, from the Concordia Fund to Endowments, the Adopt-A-Student Program to the reunion class gift, and other special projects.

Ways to support our mission

Online (with credit card)

Our online giving page allows you to select the fund you wish to support, along with the option to select one-time or recurring gifts. Get started now!

By mail (with check)

Make check payable to: CUW Foundation
To direct your gift, place the area to support on the memo line of the check.

    Mail check to:
  • Concordia University Wisconsin
  • Attention: Office of Advancement
  • 12800 N. Lake Shore Dr. Mequon, WI 53097

By telephone

Please call: 262-243-4423

  • Stock Transactions
  • Electronic Transfers
  • Credit Card Gifts
  • Memorial Gifts (a memorial packet will be mailed to you)

Current fundraisers

At any given moment there are numerous projects from faculty, staff and students that need funding. These projects can only be realized with your generous support.

Please check out the University’s crowdfunding platform for current non-budgeted projects and events by clicking here.


Designate your AmazonSmile funds to Concordia! Visit when you shop and designate Concordia University, Inc (or search by EIN: 39-0833608) as your charity, by updating Your Account – Your AmazonSmile on the Amazon Smile website.

For assistance, call 262.243.4423.

Thrivent Choice

Designate Thrivent Choice dollars by clicking here.

Planned gifts

Your plans for your retirement and your estate will probably be the most significant stewardship decision that you will make. We’ll guide you through the process and help you execute a plan that provides for you and your loved ones in a way that honors God. Click here to learn more.


Endowment funds are the lifeblood of any institute of higher learning. An endowment is an amount of money (a fund) given to the University with a stipulation that the funds are invested to earn annual interest rather than being spent immediately. Click here to learn more.

Matching gifts

Maximize your gift with company matches. Click here for the company look-up.

Policies and regulations

Concordia University Wisconsin respects and is committed to protecting your privacy. Full privacy, security, and refund policies are available.