Levi Hall at University of Chicago

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Planned Giving

The following gift planning options have special advantages such as increased tax benefits or an income stream. At the same time, you can enjoy the satisfaction of knowing your gift will provide vital future support for students, faculty, facilities, or programs throughout the University of Chicago.


Including a gift to the University in your will is a simple way to leave an enduring legacy.

Life income gifts

Earn income for yourself or a beneficiary through assets gifted to the University.

Gifts of retirement plan assets

Avoid tax penalties by designating the University as a beneficiary of your retirement plan.

Gifts of real estate

Make a unique, lasting, and convenient gift of real estate based on current market value.

Disclaimer: The information above is intended to assist you in your tax, estate, and charitable planning. It is not legal advice and should not be relied upon as such. Learn more about the information on this website.