Advancement Ways to Give

Giving Levels

All memberships run from July 1st to June 30th. Recognition of Giving Levels will be printed in the Chronicle, WJU's Alumni and Friends magazine.

President's Circle   membership is achieved by donating $1,000+. Members receive recognition in the Chronicle and an invitation to the Annual President's Circle Breakfast held during Alumni Weekend in June.

$25,000+ St. Ignatius Society
$10,000+ McHugh Society
$5,000+ Lewis Society
$1,000+ Whelan Society
Under $1,000 Donahue Society
Planned Gifts Troy Legacy Society

If you have questions on where your giving level stands for the fiscal year, please contact the Advancement office at 304-242-8141.

Make your check payable to Wheeling Jesuit University, and in the Memo line please provide the area you wish to support. 

Mail to:
Office of Institutional Advancement 
Wheeling Jesuit University
316 Washington Ave. 
Wheeling, WV 26003

Make a gift using your credit or debit card by visiting:

Gifts of appreciated securities provide financial support for Wheeling Jesuit University as well as tax benefits for the donor. Usually long-term appreciated securities can generate the most favorable tax benefits.

To ensure that your contribution is receipted in a timely manner, please follow the steps below notifying the Wheeling Jesuit University of your plans. To make this process simpler we suggest using this  Sample Letter to notify both Wheeling Jesuit and your broker

Step 1: Contact Information

Office of Institutional Advancement
Phone: 1-304-243-8141

Step 2: Information Needed

Name of securities
Number of shares or approximate total of value
Name of the brokerage firm that will be handling the transfer
Gift designation (purpose)

Step 3: Provide Wheeling Jesuit University account information to your broker:

WesBanco Trust & Investment Services 
Participant # 2271
Agent ID 13160
FBO: Wheeling Jesuit University
Account #1040003119
Please instruct your broker to add your name to the reference field

Thank you for your donation! We will be in touch with you when the stock transfer has been completed.

Please note: it is our policy to sell securities as soon as they are received.

Recurring gifts are convenient, customizable and fit any budget. Visit our online donation  form or call the Advancement office at 304-243-8141, to set up your weekly, monthly, or annual gift today.


$25 per month for 12 months = $300
$10 per week for 52 weeks = $520
$84 per month for 12 months = $1,008 and President's Circle membership

For alumni and friends on the go, using your smart phone to make a donation is a quick and convenient way to show your support for WJU.

It's simple:

Text DRIVE365 to 50155 and follow the instructions to make your gift. 

No matter how you choose to make your gift, there are more than 1,500 reasons why your support matters!

Thank you for making an impact in our students' lives and for supporting WJU!