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Planned Gifts

Donor and Advisor Resources

Donor and Advisor Resources
Some planned gifts are simple to make. Others are more complex. Whichever option suits your needs and interests, we aim to make it as simple as possible to create a legacy at
St. Lawrence. 

Below is some of the basic information you may need.

Legal Name

All charitable gifts should be directed to St. Lawrence University, the charitable, tax-exempt organization located in Canton, New York, or its successor, Federal Tax Identification Number: 15-0532239.

Click here for suggested bequest wording or download a PDF.

Tax ID Number

St. Lawrence University
23 Romoda Drive
Canton, New York 13617


Downloadable Resources

Click on the links below to download brochures and learn more about the different types of giving:

Find the Best Gift

To help you determine the ideal gift to St. Lawrence, we've developed an easy-to-use web tool. It's just a few questions. Give it a try!

Compare Gifts

Giving to St. Lawrence University can be either immediate or deferred through a planned gift based on you and your family's needs. We’ve created a chart so you can compare the different types of assets and determine the advantages of giving certain gifts.

Gift Calculator

Try our gift calculator below... Just click the "personalize" button and choose the gift you are interested in from the drop down list at the top. Then simply fill in the blank fields and your deduction calculation will appear superimposed on the infograph of the gift.

Sample Bequest Language

To help you prepare your will or trust, we have some ready-made text for you and your legal counsel to consider.

Asset Management Delivery Instructions

If you are interested in donating through a transfer of securities, we have the information you need.

For Advisors

If you are advising a client who is considering a planned gift or bequest to St. Lawrence University, we welcome the opportunity to work with you in helping your client.

The St. Lawrence Fund is the Cornerstone of Laurentian Giving.  It is a way every Laurentian can participate and make their gift count during this campaign.