While state support and student tuition fund basic operations of the university, gifts from donors like you make this institution truly exceptional.
You have helped today's Beach rise to the national stage and enabled 350,000+ alumni to use the power of their degree in advancing their careers, contributing to their communities, and building lives of purpose.
One of the easiest ways to give online is by credit card. Other options are available as outlined below — including designing your legacy as a Beach supporter through a planned gift.
Ways to Give
To send a check or credit card gift through the mail, print out and complete our Gift-Pledge Form. Send your completed form and along with your check (payable to the “CSULB 49er Foundation”) to the following address:
CSULB 49er Foundation
Attention: Gift Processing
1250 Bellflower Blvd BH-387
Long Beach, CA 90840
To give over the phone, please call Mary Ann Messing at 562-985-8491. The CSULB 49er Foundation accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express.
For specific college contacts, please visit the Development staff contact page.
To make a gift of publicly traded stocks and/or securities, please call Mary Ann Messing at 562-985-8491 or send an email at MaryAnn.Messing@csulb.edu.
Required information for stocks and/or securities transfer include:
- First and Last name
- Complete mailing address (CSULB will mail you a receipt)
- Name of stock and number of shares to be transferred
- Designation of your gift (program/department/college)
Your broker will require the following information to affect your gift:
1999 Avenue of the Stars, 24th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Phone: (310) 788-2053
Fax: (310) 961-3180
DTC wire transfer number: 0015
Account name: CSULB 49er Foundation
Account # 812-014483
The CSULB 49er Foundation represents that it is qualified as a charitable organization and a 501(c)(3) non-profit public benefit organization (federal ID 45-2163910).
Often, a company will match, double or even triple gifts that are made by their employees!
To check the matching gift policies of your company, please visit the matching gifts database. Additional information may also be available by contacting your human resources representative. You may be asked to complete a matching gift form and submit it to CSULB, along with your donation. Matching gift programs stretch employees’ contributions and greatly impact our colleges and programs.
Employees of California State University, Long Beach can support their favorite programs and/or colleges by participating in the Support the Beach Payroll Deduction Program. Contributions can be directed to any campus designation that has an associated 49er Foundation fund. Please include the name of the designation on our employee payroll deduction form . For your reference, our online giving site lists many of the most common designations. For more information, please email Julie Wilson or call her at 562.985.8867.
Many of our donors choose to leave a legacy at California State University, Long Beach – They make arrangements for planned gifts with the assistance of our Planned Giving team. Learn more about Planned Giving and Stewardship.