Ways to give

Development team
From planning alumni networking events around the country to organizing homecoming activities to raising funds for scholarships and faculty research, the members of the development and alumni relations team work year-round to support the efforts of the School of Information.
(From left to right) Andrea Daly, Associate Director of Development; Luis Escareño, Development and Alumni Relations Officer; Rebecca Pagels, Executive Director of Development and Alumni Relations; Nick Campbell, Assistant Director of Development; Lily Wang, Development Associate.

There are many ways to donate to UMSI. Consider the following options. 

Give online

Please visit the University of Michigan Giving site to make a gift or pledge payment using your credit card. Designate which UMSI fund you’d like the gift to benefit.


You may send checks to the University of Michigan Office of Gift Administration or the UMSI Office of Development of Alumni Relations. Please specify which UMSI fund the gift will benefit.

Matching gifts

Search the U-M database to determine whether an organization will match gifts made by individuals. Then, request a matching gift form from the employer and send it to us (completed and signed) with the gift.


Please call toll free (877) 647-9090 or e-mail umgiftsec@umich.edu.

Planned giving

The U-M Office of Gift Planning provides detailed information on how to leave a lasting legacy to UMSI for generations to come.

In-Kind gifts to MLibrary

Before donating books or other items, visit the U-M library site to learn about gifts the University Library needs most.


For many of our alumni and friends, a charitable bequest is an ideal way to combine sound planning with thoughtful giving.

Contact the UMSI Development & Alumni Relations team


Rebecca Pagels, executive director

(734) 647-7311


Give Now

Contribute to the educational mission of UMSI. Direct your support to the area of your choice: Scholarships, the Horizon Fund, the Annual Fund or any other option. Your gifts help support future professionals and faculty research at UMSI.