Donate now to support education, research and culture

With a donation today, you can support the area you feel most passionately about at the University of Edinburgh. 


Make a regular donation

Join our community of regular supporters, and set up a monthly gift. Please be aware that our donation form takes you to a secure third-party payment site. 

Give regularly

Make a single donation

Make a one-off gift ot support education and research at the University of Edinburgh. Donations need to be a minimum of £1.80 and please be aware that our donation form will take you to a secure third-party payment site. 

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Donate by post

Donate by post

You can make a regular donation by Direct Debit or a single donation by cheque, Charities Aid Foundation voucher, credit or debit card by using our donation form.

Download donation form(PDF)

Make a gift in your Will

Leaving a gift in a Will is a personal process. Our team will help you make an informed decision and can offer ongoing support and guidance. 

Find out more about legacy giving

Donate over the phone

Donate by phone

If you would rather talk to us in person, or have a special request, we can also take card payments over the phone.

Please call +44 (0)131 650 2240

Giving from the USA

Donate from the USA

Alumni and friends who are taxpayers in the USA can support the future of the University and its students through the University of Edinburgh USA Development Trust.

Find out about giving from the USA

Donate by bank

You can also make a donation in person at your bank, or by completing an online transfer (BACS).

Find out how.

Changing your Direct Debit

Change your direct debit

Contact us if you would like to amend your existing Direct Debit or have any other questions relating to your regular gift. For security reasons, please do not include bank account details in your email.

Please call +44 (0)131 650 2240 or email