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How to Give

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.

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.")

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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:


Dorothy L. Gebauer (GEB) building

Physical Address

116 Inner Campus Dr., Stop G6300
Austin, TX 78712-1260

Mailing Address

University Development Office
P.O. Box 7458
Austin, Texas 78713

Please indicate your gift is for the Sociology Department.

Gifts by Phone or Email

You may also e-mail or call (512) 471-8861 to receive more information.

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 an 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

You may also e-mail or call (512) 471-8861 to receive more information.