By Phone

Call (408) 924-7589 to reach a member of the Athletics Development staff and make a donation over the phone.


Checks can be mailed to:

SJSU Tower Foundation
University Advancement
One Washington Square
San José, CA 95192-0183
  • Checks can be made out to the SJSU Tower Foundation

  • In the memo line put the designation of the gift

    • Ex: Gifts to the scholarship fund should read "Spartan Athletics Scholarship Fund". Gifts to men's golf should read "Men's Golf Fund"

Stock Transfer

Stock gifts can be transferred electronically into a San José State Athletics account by using the transfer letter below. Gifts of appreciated securities, stocks and bonds provide considerable tax advantages when transferred to SJSU before they are sold.

Stock Transfer Letter

IRA Distribution

Donors can choose to award a distribution from their IRA account to support One Spartan Nation. Along with Donor Advised Funds, these are some of the easiest gifts to give and some of the most useful in accomplishing what you want – impacting the lives of our student-athletes.

You can name the Tower Foundation of San José State University (Tax ID: 83-0403915) as the beneficiary of your IRA or brokerage account.

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Planned Giving

Spartan Athletics is grateful for the many alumni, friends, faculty and parents who have included SJSU in their estate plans: wills and trusts, gift annuities, retirement plans, real property and other options. By making a planned gift, you are furthering the purpose and vision of San José State Athletics. Find out about increasing your income, earning valuable income-tax deductions and reducing your estate taxes.

Learn About Planned Gifts