SUNY Cortland is fortunate to have the support of thousands of alumni, friends and parents. All gifts make it possible for Cortland to provide its many students a fulfilling and life changing educational experience. As you consider your gift to Cortland, please know that there are a number of options available. These options are detailed below. No matter how large your gift, your support is truly appreciated.
Employer matching gifts are a great way to increase your donation. You or your spouse may work for a company that will double, or even triple, your contribution to SUNY Cortland.
Find out if your company offers matching gifts.
Gifts of appreciated stocks, bonds and mutual funds are an effective choice when making a gift to the College. Receive a charitable deduction for the fair market value of the gift and avoid all capital gains tax. For more information and transfer instructions, please contact:
Manager, Financial Operations
SUNY Cortland employees can support the College through easy payroll deductions.
Your annual participation as a member of Partners in Leadership strengthens SUNY Cortland’s ability to grow and remain competitive — enhancing the College and the value of a SUNY Cortland degree. This distinction honors those who make an annual gift of $1,000 or more. In recognition of your support, you will enjoy special access to many programs and events including:
Take your place as a leader at SUNY Cortland by joining the Partners in Leadership today.
Many alumni and friends of SUNY Cortland would like to make a major gift to the College; however, giving a large outright donation during their lifetime may not be possible.
The solution may be to plan a gift that benefits the College in the future. With planning, you can achieve your philanthropic goals while meeting your, and your family’s, lifestyle needs.
Our Give Now link allows quick access to enter gift information.
The Cortland College Foundation accepts your gift in the form of credit through Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
It would be a pleasure and honor to accept your gift by telephone. The Cortland College Foundation accepts Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) payments.
Please contact the Cortland College Foundation toll free at
We will warmly accept your gift by mail. Your gift should be made payable to the
Cortland College Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045