Day of the Dons

The Day of the Dons is a one-day online fundraising campaign. It is a fun way for people like you to support USF, making a difference for students today.

How is the Day of the Dons different from other days?

Your gift goes farther than ever on the Day of the Dons. Thanks to the generosity of some special donors, there are matches and challenges to increase the power of your donation.

Can anyone give on the Day of the Dons?

Yes! With ambitious challenges in place, the support of the entire USF community — alumni, donors, parents, students, faculty, staff, and friends — is needed on this day.

How can I make sure my gift counts for the Day of the Dons?

On the Day of the Dons, you can make your gift several ways: 

  • Visit and give between 12:01 a.m. and midnight on the Day of the Dons
  • Look for an email inviting you to make a gift. If you are an alumna or alumnus and do not receive emails from USF, please update your contact information
  • Call us at 415-422-6638 to make a gift by talking with a member of our staff.

Great. How can I let others know about the Day of the Dons?

Spread the word by posting on social media and make sure you tag your posts #DayoftheDons. If you want to join with others in sharing and winning prizes, sign up to be an AmbassaDon

What is my gift used for at USF?

It's all about you! You decide which school, scholarship, sport, or program your gift will support.

Is my online payment secure?

Yes, all gifts processed online by USF on the Day of the Dons — and any day — are managed through a secure online giving system.

Are gifts on the Day of the Dons tax deductible?

Your gift is tax deductible to extent allowable by law. USF's Tax ID is 94-1156628.

Contact Info

Day of the Dons

M–F, 8:30 to 5 p.m.

University of San Francisco
Office of Annual Giving
2130 Fulton Street
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080
(415) 422-6638