About Michigan Tech Crowdfunding

Welcome to Michigan Tech's crowdfunding platform. We're here to bring together students, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends to turn great ideas into reality. 

Michigan Technological University FAQ

Who should I contact with questions about my gift?

Call 906-487-2310 or email techfund@mtu.edu.

I am getting an error message when trying to make my donation.

Do not include any punctuation marks in the telephone number field; for example the format should be 4123966048

Be sure the address information you enter matches the information associated with your credit card

Try using on a different device or web browser

Still having issues? Contact techfund@mtu.edu.

Is my contribution tax deductible?

The portion of your donation that exceeds the fair market value of any perks received is tax-deductible, as prescribed by law. The tax-deductible amount of your donation will be stated in your email receipt, but please consult with your tax advisor for more information. 

Will I receive a receipt for my contribution?

You will receive an email receipt from the Michigan Tech Fund. If you have any questions, please call 906-487-2310 or email techfund@mtu.edu.

When will my credit card be charged?

Your credit card will be charged immediately upon finalizing your gift on this site.

How do I make a gift by check?

Please mail your check, payable to Michigan Tech Fund, to Michigan Tech Fund, 1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931. On the memo line, please include the name of the project you would like to support. 

How do I make a gift of securities?

Call 906-487-3305 or email mtstock@mtu.edu to learn more.

How do I make a gift from my IRA?

Call 906-487-3305, email giftplan@mtu.edu, or click here to learn more.

How do I give from my Donor Advised fund?

Call 906-487-3305, email giftplan@mtu.edu, or click here to learn more.

I am an employee of MTU. Can I make a gift via payroll deduction?

Michigan Tech employees can make a gift through payroll deduction by clicking here

Do you accept matching gifts from my employer?

Yes! Click here to find out if your employer matches gifts.