Giving to LU

Giving Options

Several gift options can assist you in meeting personal financial goals. Careful planning can help you maximize the positive effects of your outright contributions while making a lasting mark on Lamar University students' lives.


LU Forever Fund

This is the greatest need of the university. Your gift to the LU Forever Fund makes a difference, no matter the size. 


Cardinal Emergency Fund

This fund supports our students facing disruptions in their academic endeavors. Your gift to the Cardinal Emergency Fund makes a difference, no matter the size. 


Gifts of Cash

Most gifts to Lamar University are made through the Lamar University Foundation.

Make a gift online to make an immediate impact on our mission today. Your gift will be processed quickly and safely using our secure server. 

Or mail a check or money order to: 

Lamar University Foundation
PO Box 11500
Beaumont, TX 77710

Please indicate any special designation in the memo line or in a letter.

Gift and Estate Planning

Discover options that provide tax and income benefits.  Give the gifts of securities or property.  

Learn about gift and estate planning.


Giving Societies

Join select groups of donors making a difference in the future of Lamar University by becoming a part of giving societies such as Spindletop, President's Circle, Mirabeau and Legacy.


Establish a Scholarship

Make a lasting legacy at LU by establishing a scholarship.