Ways To Give

Give Online

Welcome to Vanguard University’s online giving form. Supporting Vanguard is simple and secure online. Just point and click, and your gift – whatever its size – will help Vanguard continue to provide a Christ-centered education to students. www.vanguard.edu/give

By Mail

Make checks payable to Vanguard University with any specific gift designation noted in the memo line. Vanguard University will issue an official receipt soon after receiving your gift. Checks can be mailed to:

Vanguard University
Office of University Advancement
55 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

By Phone

Vanguard University is able to accept gifts of Visa , Mastercard, and American Express.

In addition to making a credit card gift online using the online donation form, you can also call Kristine Fray, Gift Processor, at 714-966-5443.

Monthly Giving & Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT)

Choose one of two ways to have gifts automatically sent to Vanguard University :

  • Electronic fund transfer from your bank account.
  • Automatic credit card debit from your credit account.

To enroll in either option, complete the online donation form or fill out the printable enrollment form below and mail to:

Vanguard University
Office of University Advancement
55 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Printable Enrollment Form

Memorials and Tributes

Brent Theobald, Director of Major Gifts, is pleased to assist you with a memorial or tribute gift. E-mail Brent or call Brent at 714-966-5447.

Stocks and Other Appreciated Assets

For details on how to make a gift of stock, click here: How to Give a Gift of Stock to Vanguard University. You may also contact Kelly Kannwischer, Vice President for University Advancement by email or phone at 714-966-5451.

IRA Rollover

If you are over age 70.5, you can rollover up to $100,000 annually from your IRA to Vanguard University. These gifts can be made tax-free and will help balance your IRA value with other estate assets. Depending upon your income level, there may be additional income tax benefits. For more information, contact Kelly Kannwischer, Vice President for University Advancement by email or phone at 714-966-5451.

Vanguard University Employees

Vanguard employees can also give through payroll deduction. Please call Sarah Jay at extension 5450 to enroll.