How to give

You can give to ANU in many ways. Find the one that suits your needs.


You can make a secure donation online (Mastercard or Visa only). If you wish to make a donation online as a couple or family, please enter the details of the second individual or family group in the comments field. Please also indicate if you would like your tax receipt and/or acknowledgement recognised in this way.

By cheque

If you wish to donate via cheque, please ensure it is made out to The Australian National University and clearly indicate what you want to support. Cheques can be posted to: The Australian National University, Alumni Relations and Philanthropy, Acton, ACT 2601.

Through regular direct debits or credits

You can give at fortnightly, monthly, quarterly or annual intervals by simply printing and filling out our regular giving form. Download the donation form from the ANU giving website.

Giving in perpetuity through the Endowment for Excellence

The ANU Endowment for Excellence is a substantial body of endowed funds contributed to through tax deductible donations. The Endowment for Excellence was established in 1996 to mark the University's 50th anniversary to help support ANU in delivering excellence in research, education and community engagement. Since its establishment the Endowment for Excellence has gone from strength to strength, supporting thousands of students, researchers and staff.

Your gift to the ANU Endowment for Excellence is a gift that will support generations of students and researchers into the future.

Find more information about the ANU Endowment for Excellence on the main ANU Giving website.