Giving

Make a Difference, Transform Lives, Give to the College of Arts and Sciences

When you make a gift to the College of Arts and Sciences, you are helping support students facing increasing costs for tuition, books, and fees, as well as enhancing the their co-curricular experiences. We invite you to explore ways in which you can express your interest in higher education through a contribution to the College of Arts and Sciences.

Types of Gifts

Your gift can be general or specific:

  • A gift to the College of Arts and Sciences where it is needed most in the college.
  • A gift designated to an individual department, program, or scholarship.
  • Special projects that your contributions can make possible, including:
    • Scholarships
    • Research support for undergraduates
    • Special facilities

Reasons to Give

  • Support students and future generations
  • Reconnect to your alma mater
  • Take advantage of tax breaks
  • Leave a legacy
  • Help CAS maintain its standard of excellence

Ways to Give

Online With a Credit Card

Fast and convenient, our secure online form lets you direct your gift to the College of Arts and Sciences using a credit card. You will receive an e-mail confirmation of your gift and a receipt for tax purposes.

By Mail with a Check

Gifts to the College of Arts and Sciences may also be made by mail with a check payable to Ferris State University. Click the link above to complete a form to designate your gift to the College of Arts and Sciences, then print and mail it along with your check to:

University Advancement
Ferris State University
420 Oak Street, PRK 101
Big Rapids, MI 49307

Other Giving Options

Want to make a long-term impact at Ferris? Visit the Planned Giving Options page for more information.

If you are a faculty or staff member and would like to give to the College of Arts and Sciences, you can enroll in an easy payroll deduction plan. To make a gift, complete the Payroll Deduction Form and choose a designation for your gift.