Help change lives through education.

The people of Penn GSE create opportunity wherever they go—from reaching underserved populations, to crossing linguistic and national boundaries, to supporting the values of democracy, to inventing new approaches.

Penn GSE is a community of thinkers and doers who work tirelessly to strengthen and reimagine education for learners young and old, near and far.

Your investment in the future of education is more important than ever. Learn below how you can support Penn GSE.

Or, you can contact the Penn GSE Office of Development and Alumni Relations: (215) 573-6623 or

Penn GSE

Your Opportunity for Impact

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The Penn GSE Annual Fund

Help change lives through education. Your support each year ensures that Penn GSE students and faculty can continue to make a better world for children and learners of all ages.

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Whether dedicated to scholarship and fellowship, faculty support, programs and research, or facilities and technology, your leadership support will build Penn GSE’s future.


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Gift Planning

Planning a gift to Penn GSE as part of your long-term estate and financial plans makes Penn GSE and future generations of educators even stronger.


Make your gift TODAY

Give Online

It’s quick and easy to give online by completing our simple and secure form.

Call us at (215) 573-6623

We’re happy to speak with you if you have questions about your gift. Call us at (215) 573-6623 and please have your credit card ready if you would like to make a gift today.

Mail a check

Please make checks payable to the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania

US Postal Service Mailing Address
University of Pennsylvania
Office of the Treasurer
P.O. Box 71332
Philadelphia, PA 19176-9913

Overnight Courier UPS/FedEx/DHL Address
PNC Bank
c/o Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania
Attn: Lockbox 824949
525 Fellowship Road
Suite 330
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054

Make a gift of securities

It’s easy to use the online giving form to make a gift of securities to Penn. Simply choose “Securities gift” from the drop-down menu, and follow the steps outlined on the form.

Donors with questions regarding gifts of stock should contact the Securities Office:

Phone: 215-898-7254
University of Pennsylvania
2929 Walnut Street, Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19104-5099
Attn: Jean Suta

Please be sure to contact your broker to initiate the transfer. The University of Pennsylvania’s security instructions are as follows:

Brokerage Firm: Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management

Attention: Kristine Hankins, 610-260-8531
DTC: 0015
Customer Name: University of Pennsylvania 

TaxID: 23-1352685
Account Number: 858-010018-019

Make a matching gift

Your donation to Penn may multiply in value with a gift match. Many employers will match charitable contributions made by an employee, or an employee’s spouse or partner. Consult your employer’s HR office to find out your company’s matching gifts policy and obtain forms.

Penn’s matching gifts database contains data on many companies that match gifts.

You can also call the Matching Gifts Program at (215) 898-5069 or email for information on matching gifts eligibility and procedures.

The cover of the 2020 Penn GSE Annual Report shows a half-circle globe of the world sketched in blue and green chalk on a dark background. Around the globe are multi-colored stick figures holding hands, and above are the words “extraordinary impact.

Penn GSE Annual Report


Thank you to the donors whose support ensured another year of extraordinary impact for Penn GSE.


Read the Annual Report