We want to be certain that you have all the information that you need to make informed philanthropic decisions. The list below contains the most common questions that Howard University donors ask.
Please click on the question to obtain the answer. If your question does not appear in this list, please contact us at 202-238-2340 and we will happily assist you.
A significant portion of Howard‘s budget comes from federal allocations. However, this funding does not cover all of the University‘s operating expenses and therefore the remainder must come from other sources, such as tuition and private gifts.
Online gifts: Howard's secure online giving form is the easiest and quickest way to make your gift. Click here to get started.
Gifts by Mail:
For U.S. Mail
P.O. Box 417853
Boston, M.A. 02241-7853
For Overnight Delivery Mail Only (services that cannot be delivered to a PO Box address):
Bank of America Lockbox Services
Howard University Operating Account 417853
2 Morrissey Blvd.
Dorchester, MA 02125
Please make checks/money orders payable to Howard University. Please include your desired designation in the memo line of your check or in a cover note with the check. Please do not include individual specific student or faculty names on check.