Ways to Give

“The students who attend Prairie View A&M University do so with a conviction of their worth, a sense of their destiny, and a commitment to their communities. It is simply a joy to be around them and to work on their behalf.”

Ruth J. Simmons
President, Prairie View A&M University


Charitable gifts to Prairie View A&M University are tax deductible and are an investment in the lives of our students and community. Every gift is used in accordance with the wishes of each donor.

There are several ways to give to a cause important to you. For more information on how to make a gift, please contact us at 936-261-1550 or development@pvamu.edu. We are happy to assist you.

Putting Students First

Your charitable gifts to Prairie View A&M University can help:

  • Student Success and Retention
  • Increase student financial support in-line with our growing enrollment
  • Strengthen programs to improve retention and graduation rates
  • Faculty Curriculum and Development
  • Improve faculty recruitment and retention, ensuring that we have the best faculty members to teach and mentor our students
  • Launch groundbreaking research to address the most challenging issues of our time



To make a gift online, please click here.


To donate by check, please write your check out to Prairie View A&M University and mail to:

Prairie View A&M University
Office of Development
PO Box 393
Prairie View, Texas 77446-0393

Give Monthly

Make a budget-friendly, recurring monthly gift to PVAMU charged automatically to your credit or debit card.

Give in Tribute

Make a gift to PVAMU in honor of or in memory of someone special. You can also make a gift in celebration of a special occasion.

Matching Gifts

Your gift to PVAMU could be matched dollar for dollar by your employer. Please inquire with your employer to learn more or click here.

Deferred Gifts

Deferred or planned gifts allow you to align your future estate, tax, and personal financial goals with your desire to give to PVAMU. Donors who make a planned gift in support of PVAMU are recognized through our 1876 Legacy Society.

Non-cash Gifts

Gifts of stock, real estate, and gifts made through donor-advised funds are easy and cost-effective ways to support PVAMU.

To learn more about ways to make a difference in the lives of our students and community through giving, please contact the PVAMU Office of Development at 936-261-1550 or development@pvamu.edu.