Payment Methods

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We encourage our donors to use our online giving site to make their gifts by credit card.



Many donors prefer to make their gift by check.

The address to send your gift to is:

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

Fill out and print our convenient fillable PDF form and include it with your check to tell us how you would like to designate your gift.


We are also happy to assist you with your gift. Please call our office Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. for assistance:

Toll Free: 1-888-378-3647 
Direct Line: 1-231-591-2940.

Note that we are closed for the following holidays:

New Year's Day
Good Friday
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving (and the Friday following)

Please follow this link for our December Holiday closing schedule



You may pledge your support to Ferris State University in several ways. Many donors find it convenient to make their pledge by credit card. Simply select the pledge option when making your gift. Your credit card will be charged on the schedule that you indicate to fulfill your pledge. Please contact us at 231-591-2940 if you need assistance with making your credit card pledge.

Electronic fund transfers are also available for our donors. Electronic fund transfers are debited from your account on the 15th day of the month. Contact advancement services at 231-591-3849 if you have questions.

You may also elect to make a pledge and fulfill it by check. Follow this link for a fillable pledge form to print and mail with your check: