You may give stocks/securities that you hold in certificate form to Purdue University North Central by following these steps.
- Endorse each certificate on the back to The Purdue Foundation, Inc.
- Sign your name exactly as it appears on the face of the certificate and have your signature medallion guaranteed by an officer of a bank or your stockbroker. Without this guarantee, we will be unable to process your gift.
- Write a brief letter describing how you want your gift used at Purdue University North Central, and mail it with the certificate(s) to:
Mary Anne Schmidt
1281 Win Hentschel Boulevard
West Lafayette, Indiana 47906
The date of your gift will be the date postmarked on the envelope.
Hand Delivering Your Gift
If you prefer to hand deliver your certificate(s), please bring them with a brief letter describing how you want your gift used to the Purdue University North Central Advancement Office in the Technology Building, Room 101. We are located in Westville, Indiana.
We will forward the stock certificates to West Lafayette on your behalf. For the hand-delivered certificate(s), the date of your gift will be the date of your gift will be the date they are delivered to Purdue North Central.
Note: Making a gift by having the certificate(s) re-registered in Purdue Foundation’s name is not recommended because of the delay involved in the process.
Questions and Comments
If you have questions regarding a gift of securities, please call the Advancement Office at 219-725-5697.