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Ways to Give

Opportunities for involvement with Chancellor’s Associates

Visionary Circle $25,000 or more   
Nobel Circle      $10,000–$24,999  
Fellow's Circle  $5,000–$9,999   
Scholar's Circle  $2,500–$4,999   
GOLD (Class of 2013-2017) $1,000*
GOLD (Class of 2018-2022)  $500* 

*Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) can currently join Chancellor's Associates at the $1,000 or $500 level by making a gift of $500 or $250. Click here to learn more about the 1:1 GOLD Match.  


Make a Gift

Thank you for choosing to become a Chancellor's Associate. You can make your gift through any of the following convenient methods:

  • To make your gift via credit card, use our secure form online. 
  • To make your gift by phone, please call (858) 822-2540.
  • To mail a contribution, please make your check payable to “UC San Diego Foundation” and send to this address:
    UC San Diego Chancellor Associates
    9500 Gilman Drive, #0940
    La Jolla, CA  92093-0940


Outright gifts of cash can be made by check, credit card, electronic funds transfer, or payroll deduction (for UC San Diego employees). Gifts may be submitted by contacting Chancellor’s Associates staff, at (858) 822-2540, or donating online.

Annual or multiyear pledges
enable you to make your gift over your preferred time frame.

Gifts of stock allow you to maximize your contribution, with the benefit of additional tax savings. You can also support UC San Diego and enjoy tax savings by making a gift through your IRA. For more information contact Kim Wenrick, at or (858) 534-4132.

Matching-gift programs can dramatically increase the impact of your donation to UC San Diego. Many employers offer matching funds that may double or triple any charitable contributions made by their employees. Visit our Employer Matching Gifts Program page to find out more and to see if your company is a participant. 

Single or multiyear endowed gifts establish your enduring legacy at UC San Diego. For more information about matching opportunities for endowment visit Chancellor's Associates Endowment Challenges. Please contact us with any questions.   

Please join the Triton family today, as a Chancellor’s Associate!