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Every gift matters — whether you give $5, $500, or $500,000! When combined, your gifts make an enormous difference for the University and our amazing students. Here are some simple ways that you can continue to sustain the legacy of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune:

Online Donations

You can make your gift online at any time using our secure online donation form and a major credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover). The information you provide is encrypted to protect your privacy.

Text the keyword "BCULEGACY" to 


Donations by Phone

If you would prefer to make your contribution by phone, please call Institutional Advancement at 

(386) 481-2954 or (386) 481-2972 between 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM EST, Monday through Friday.


Electronic Fund Transfers (EFT)

Automate your gift to B-CU by opting into a monthly transfer from your checking or savings account. You choose the amount, dates, and duration of the deductions!


Donations by Mail

Checks can be mailed to the following address:
Bethune-Cookman University

ATTN: Institutional Advancement
640 Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL 32114

Does Your Employer Match Donations?

Did you know that thousands of companies match donations by employees to Bethune-Cookman University? Please use the below search tool to see if your company will match your donation and to access the forms, guidelines, and instructions that you need to submit a matching gift.


Your Support Makes Our Important Work Possible.


Founded in 1904, Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) is a historically black, Methodist Church-related, private, coeducational, and residential university. B-CU is classified by Carnegie as Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and master's degrees. With an enrollment of approximately 3,000 students, its undergraduate and graduate programs offer 43 majors — 36 undergraduate, seven graduate — through six academic colleges. As a NCAA Division I Southwestern Athletic Conference Member, the University provides athletic opportunities in varsity sports. The University's motto is "Enter to Learn. Depart to Serve."

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