Will or Living Trust

We understand that when you discuss your will or living trust with your attorney, your first priority is the future security of your family and loved ones. After you make provisions for those who depend on you, we’d be glad to be last in line. And we want you to know that however you choose to remember The University of Alabama, you can rest assured that your gift will be used to maintain the high standards that have made UA a leader in quality education.

Ways to give to UA through wills and living trusts

  •  Designate a specific dollar amount to go to The University of Alabama.
  •  Designate a percentage of your estate to go to UA.
  •  Name a particular item that will be left for UA.
  •  After all other bequests are honored, leave the remainder of your estate to The University of  Alabama.

Tax benefits

Right now there is no limit to the amount that can be left to charity and deducted from your taxable estate. Consult your attorney or advisor for the latest tax provisions concerning gift and estate taxes.

If you decide to include UA in your estate plans, click here for formal language we suggest you and your advisors consider including in legal documents.  Our contact information is:

The Board of Trustees of The University of Alabama
Tax ID number: 63-6001138
Attention: Gift Planning Office
Box 870123
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
(205) 348-0999
(888) 875-4438 toll free

For answers to frequently asked questions about wills and bequests, click here.

Contact us for more information. We would be glad to send you a free booklet on this subject with no obligation on your part.

By including The University of Alabama in your will or other estate plan, you qualify for membership in the Denny Society.  Click here for more information.