Alumni Services

Make a donation

You can support the future of the University by giving online or by post. For our alumni and friends in the United States of America, we have a dedicated online giving website for you.


Make a regular gift

Your regular gift enables us to ensure your donation has the greatest possible impact because it enables us to plan effectively.

Make a single gift

Your gift will support a variety of projects within the University, educating and inspiring the next generation of students.


The links will take you to our secure online giving pages where you can donate to the Edinburgh Fund or the Principal’s Bursary Fund.

Donate by post

The downloadable donation form will enable you to make a regular donation by Direct Debit or a single donation by cheque, Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) voucher, credit or debit card.

Giving from the USA

Make a gift from the USA

Gifts from alumni and friends in the USA are welcomed by The University of Edinburgh USA Development Trust, Inc. Donations may be tax-deductible for US taxpayers.

Learn more about the University of Edinburgh USA Development Trust, Inc. (External site)

Thank you

Thank you for your donation. Your support ensures that the University of Edinburgh continues to attract the brightest minds, regardless of background or financial ability. It contributes to the provision of world-class facilities for teaching and research, and funds the preservation of our historic buildings and culturally significant archives and collections.