42 Hours of Giving
Frequently Asked Questions
What is 42 Hours of Giving?
It's a university-wide giving event with the purpose of putting students first. From October 25-26, we're asking you — FDU alumni, friends, faculty, staff, students and parents — to join us in support of students. 42 Hours of Giving is all about participation, so please give as generously as you can.
How Can My Gift Be Counted Toward Giving Day?
All gifts made on October 25-26 count toward the 42 Hours of Giving campaign. Click here to make your gift.
The 42 Hours of Giving Has Passed, Can I Still Support the Students and FDU?
Yes, you can still support FDU students. You can still make your gift online.
Can Anyone Participate in Giving Day?
Absolutely! Support from everyone in the FDU community (alumni, students, faculty, staff, friends and family members) counts.
Where Does My Gift Go?
To the area of the University that means the most to you! You may designate your gift to an academic program, student scholarship, student emergency fund, athletics, or any of our many other funds. You can see all of our causes here. Don't see what you want to support? Select any cause and in the designation fields select "Other" and type in your desired fund. We'll make sure your gift goes to the area of your choosing.
How Can I Help Spread The Word?
Your voice makes our 42 Hours of Giving a success. Post about our 42 Hours of Giving celebration on your social networks using #FDU42Hours. Share why you gave and encourage others to join you in supporting FDU.
Will My Gift Be Tax-Deductible Eligible?
Yes! Your gifts to 42 Hours of Giving are 100% tax deductible. The tax ID number for Fairleigh Dickinson University is 22-1494434.
Is My Payment Secure?
Yes. All payments will be processed using a secure online giving form.
What Are the Different Options to Give a Gift?
From giving online with a credit card, sending in a check, donating stocks or securities, or even including FDU in your estate plans, we've got you covered. Learn about the ways to give that will have a lasting impact at FDU.
Can I Give By Phone?
Yes, you can call the Office of Annual Giving at (201) 692-7007.
Can I Give By Check?
Yes, please make your check payable to "Fairleigh Dickinson University". Be sure to write in the memo section the area you want to support, or leave the memo blank to support The Fund for FDU (our area of greatest need). Checks can be mailed to:
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Office of Annual Giving
1000 River Road, H-DH3-12
Teaneck, NJ 07666
Can I Make A Recurring Gift?
Yes, you can schedule a recurring gift or spread your payments out over time.
I Still Have Questions. How Can I Get in Touch?
E-mail the Office of Annual Giving at [email protected] or call (201) 692-7007.