Thank you for your interest in making a gift to the School of Medicine. Whether you support scholarships, departments, divisions, academic programs, research or unrestricted funds, you are a part of the success of this school.

If you need assistance, please contact us in whatever way is most convenient for you:

Call: 314-935-9691 or 877-816-2586
Fax: 314-935-9716

Make a gift by mail

Medical Advancement
Washington University
MSC 1082-414-2555
1 Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130

Giving online

Visit the School of Medicine’s secure online giving page to make a gift.

Securities and wire transfers

To give securities or give by wire transfer, please visit the Washington University Advancement website for instructions.

Estate and life-income gifts

Interested in learning more about bequests, charitable gift annuities, and other planned gift vehicles? Find out more about Gifts from Your Estate and Life-Income Gifts options.

Annual Fund recognition

The Annual Fund supports the many people involved in educating and training the students, residents and fellows at Washington University School of Medicine. Club-level donors are recognized for their generous support of the School and its mission.

William Greenleaf Eliot Society
Eliot Member: $1,000 – $2,499
Eliot Fellow: $2,500 – $4,999
Eliot Benefactor: $5,000 – $9,999
Eliot Patron: $10,000 – $24,999*
Danforth Circle, Dean’s Level: $25,000 – $49,999
Danforth Circle, Chancellor’s Level: $50,000 or more

*Gifts of $10,000 or more may be designated for named annual scholarships.

Please visit the Eliot Society website to learn more about the benefits of membership.
If you have a question regarding your Annual Fund gift to the School of Medicine please contact us at

Organize a community fundraising event

You can make an impact! Whether you have a personal connection to a particular disease or Washington University School of Medicine; want to honor or pay tribute to a family member, friend or co-worker; or just host an event with your family and friends, each community fundraising event makes an impact in raising awareness and supporting Washington University School of Medicine’s mission areas: educating tomorrow’s leaders, providing patients the highest level of care, and pursuing research that will lead to better methods of prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.

It’s simply amazing how much can be accomplished when you join together with your family, friends, co-workers and others to raise funds for medical research and education!

There are many types of events you can host to give back in a meaningful way, including:

  • Endurance (run/walk/bike/swim) event
  • Food (bake sale/chili cook-off/BBQ) event
  • Golf tournament
  • Retail give back (percentage of product sales) event
  • School or work (penny drive/jeans day/class competition) event
  • Sporting (tournament/exercise class/fishing/boating) event
  • Trivia night
  • Tribute initiative, and much more.

Our team is just a phone call or email away and will be available to offer advice and answer your questions. We will be happy to work with you to use our experience to help make your event successful.

If you, your friends, family, business or school would like to organize a fundraising event or initiative to benefit Washington University School of Medicine, please contact:

Gretchyn Beys
Director of Donor Relations & Strategic Engagement
Washington University School of Medicine Advancement Office | 314-935-5511

Caye Burian
Associate Director, Community Engagement
Washington University School of Medicine Advancement Office | 314-935-7670