Giving to Sociology
Your investment in the Department of Sociology provides opportunities to students and faculty through planned giving or outright gifts that often carry special tax incentives. These gifts can be made with cash, securities, and other such assets. One-time gifts may also be charged online. We welcome the opportunity to discuss with you and seek your guidance in assisting the department.
Thank you for your support!
How to Give
Make a Gift Online
To make a gift online, please visit our secure website. You may use American Express, Discover, Master Card, or Visa to make an electronic one-time gift or divide your annual gift into two, four, or 12 monthly payments.
- "College of Liberal Arts" and "Sociology, Dept of" are pre-filled.
- Enter the gift amount.
- Enter any special information about your gift, such as any specific area or program in the department you would like to support. (For example, "Norval Glenn Prize.")
Your online transaction is protected by SSL (Secure Sockets Layers). With SSL, the information you supply is encrypted before being sent to our server. This protects your transaction from unauthorized viewing while being transported across the internet.
If you are currently a UT-Austin employee, you may also make a gift by payroll deduction.
Make a Gift by Mail
You may also mail your pledge to:
Kathleen Aronson, Director of Development and Alumni Relations
College of Liberal Arts
The University of Texas
1 University Station, G6300
Austin, Texas 78712
Please indicate your gift is for the Sociology Department.
Gifts by Phone or Email
To make a gift by phone, please call the Office of Development at 512-475-9763 (toll free 800-687-4602), or email Kathleen Aronson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Norval Glenn Prize
In recognition of Professor Emeritus Dr. Norval Glenn and to honor his many contributions to the field of family sociology, the Department of Sociology is pleased to announce our effort to raise funds for The Norval Glenn Prize. Funds will be used to award a financial prize to The University of Texas at Austin graduate student with the best paper in the area of family sociology. Awards will be made annually while funds are available. We hope you will consider joining us by making a contribution to this fund. To make a gift, please select one of the methods above, and indicate your gift is for "The Norval Glenn Prize." Alternatively, you may mail your gift directly to: Department of Sociology, Attn: Julie Kniseley, The University of Texas at Austin, 305 E. 23rd St., A1700, Austin, Texas 78712-1086.
Endowments, Planned Gifts, and Multi-Year Pledges
For more information about giving opportunities, or if you would like to establish a named endowment in Sociology, please contact Kathleen Aronson at email@example.com, or at 512-475-9763 (toll free 800-687-4602).