Ways to Give

Your generosity helps guide student success now and into the future.

There are various ways to support Loras College. All gifts, regardless of size, enhance the Loras Experience.

Giving Options

Give Online


Please utilize our secure online giving form to quickly and safely make a gift to Loras College using your credit card or debit card.


You may specify an area where you would like your gift to be used, and/or indicate if your gift is in honor of someone special.


Make A Gift Now!


Give by Mail


Please print and complete our Loras College gift form and return it with your gift to:


Loras College
Office of Institutional Advancement


Printable Gift Form


Give by Wiring Funds


To wire funds to Loras College please use the following information.


MidWestOne Bank
102 S Clinton St
Iowa City, IA 52240


Routing #073901233
Account # 0002024347
Account Name: Loras College


Please include the donor’s name and indicate it’s a donation. Contact us at 563.588.7578 with any questions.


Give Appreciated Stocks or Other Assets


A contribution of common stocks to Loras College is a win-win situation.

Assuming the stock has appreciated in value:

  1. The contributor gets to use the higher, appreciated value (not the lower purchase price) for the amount of the charitable contribution for tax deduction purposes.
  2. The contributor does not have a taxable long or short-term capital gain.
  3. The College, as a non-profit organization, does not have to pay taxes on the gift or gain.

If stocks are held in “street name” in a brokerage account, direct your broker/dealer to transfer the contributed stock, via DTC as follows.


Transfer share electronically to:
LPL Financial
DTC # 0075
Account:  41639870
FBO: Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa


Loras Federal I.D. Number: 42-0680412  


If stocks are held in certificate form, on the back, assign the certificate to Loras College, Dubuque, IA  and sign and date at the bottom. Attach a letter of instruction, indicating you wish to transfer the stock to Loras College and direct the shares to be deposited into Loras College LPL Financial, Account: 41639870.




Matching Gifts are a great way for Loras  alumni, parents, and friends to maximize their personal contributions to Loras and increase the impact of their gift. By taking advantage of a company or organization's  matching gift benefit, you may be able to double or even triple the amount of a contribution.


Visit our Matching Gifts page and find out if a particular employer, organization or foundation will match your gift.


Matching Gifts


Give Through Your Estate


Whether you would like to put your donation to work today or benefit us after your lifetime, you can find a charitable plan that lets you provide for your family and support Loras College.


Visit our Planned Giving page to learn more about different kinds of assets you can use to make a gift to Loras College.


Planned Giving


Questions? Let's get in touch

Our development staff is always ready to help you understand your giving options and support your giving preferences. Feel free to reach out to the phone number or email address below so our amazing staff may assist you.

Marcia Bierman
Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Advancement