Make an honorary or memorial gift

A gift made in honor of or in memory of is a wonderful way to remember a special person. Your gift to the University of Notre Dame can be used to support the area of greatest need or can be designated to a specific fund or program.

After making an honorary or memorial gift, notification will be sent to the honoree or honoree’s family informing them of your thoughtful gift if contact information is provided. The amount of the gift is not disclosed, and your gift is fully tax-deductible as provided by law.

Gifts may be made online, by phone (574) 631-5150, or by mail: University of Notre Dame, Department of Development, 1100 Grace Hall, Notre Dame, IN 46556.

Honorary Gift Box Memorial Gift Box

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Obituary Announcement

We recommend the following verbiage that can be personalized to your needs.

Memorial contributions may be made to the University of Notre Dame. Please direct your gift to (fund) in memory of (name). Gifts may be made online at http://supporting.nd.edu, by phone (574) 631-5150, or by mail: University of Notre Dame, Department of Development, 1100 Grace Hall, Notre Dame, IN 46556.

Further Assistance

For information on how to start a memorial gift fund, contact Jamie Barry at (574) 631-2651.

For other honorary or memorial gift questions, contact Sharon Rankert at (574) 631-6785.