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How to Give

There are many ways to give to Drake Law School that help ensure the continued success of our students and programs.

Credit Card

Use your Visa, Mastercard, or Discover to make a gift online.


Checks should be made payable to Drake University Law School with a note in the memo section specifying your intent to support a project. (For example: Law School Annual Fund or Student Activities)

Please mail your gift to the following address:

Drake University
Office of Alumni and Development
2507 University Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50311-4505

Electronic Fund Transfer

Download the Electronic Fund Transfer Form. Please be sure to designate your gift to the "Law School."

Once completed, return the form to:

Office of Alumni & Development
2507 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311

Over the Phone

If you wish to give by phone, please call 1-800-44-DRAKE x3704 or locally 515-271-3704.

Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. Find out if your employer matches gifts


Stock gifts can have significant tax advantages. Learn more about making a gift of stock.

Planned Giving

With your good planning, you can support Drake Law School's mission for years to come. For more information on giving through bequests, life income gifts, charitable trusts, and life insurance gifts, visit the planned giving page.

Memorial and Tribute Gifts

Any gift may be designated in memory or honor of a friend, family member, or other. Please include a note of your intent with your gift.

For questions, contact Thomas Smith, Drake Law School Major Gift Officer, at 515-271-1877 or

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