Ways To Give

Will your employer double your gift?

Your employer may offer a match for your charitable contributions!
Click here to find out more.

Give Online

Welcome to Westmont’s online giving form. With our secure server, investing in Westmont has never been easier. Just point and click, and your gift - whatever its size - will help Westmont provide students with an excellent liberal arts education rooted in Christ. Online Donation Form

By Mail

Make checks payable to Westmont College with any specific gift designation noted in the memo line. Westmont will issue an official receipt soon after receiving your gift. Checks can be mailed to:

Westmont College
Office of College Advancement
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Credit Cards

Westmont is able to accept gifts of Visa, Mastercard or AmericanExpress.
In addition to making a credit card gift online using the online donation form, you can also call Kim Shifley, Senior Gift Processing Specialist, at 805.565.7073. When calling, if you need to leave a message, please include:

  • Your name
  • Account number
  • Exp. date
  • Gift amount
  • Purpose of gift
  • Visa, MasterCard or Amex
  • Daytime phone number

Monthly Giving & Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT)

Choose one of two ways to have gifts automatically sent to Westmont :

  • Electronic fund transfer from your bank account
  • Automatic credit card debit from your credit account.

To enroll in either option, complete the online donation form or fill out the printable enrollment form below and mail to:

Westmont College
Office of College Advancement
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Printable Enrollment Form

Memorials and Tributes

E-mail questions regarding memorials and tributes to the director of advancement systems.

Stocks and Other Appreciated Assets

For details on how to make a gift of stock, click here: How to Give a Gift of Stock to Westmont College. Also, you can e-mail questions about giving stocks and appreciated assets to the director of advancement systems.

IRA Rollover

If you are over age 70.5, you can rollover up to $100,000 annually from your IRA to Westmont . These gifts can be made tax-free and will help balance your IRA value with other estate assets. Depending upon your income level, there may be additional income tax benefits. Contact us at giftplanning@westmont.edu to explore this wonderful opportunity. To read more, please click here.

Westmont Employees

Westmont employees can also give through payroll deduction. To access the online form to create or modify your deductions, open the faculty/staff directory and use the login feature in the middle of the screen.

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Message from the President

President Gayle BeebeYour investment in Westmont helps us accomplish our distinctive mission as a rigorous undergraduate, liberal arts college with a deep Christian commitment where students live in a close residential community and develop a broad global perspective.

The genius of Westmont lies in connecting these five essential characteristics in a unique educational experience that transforms young men and women into leaders inspired to change the world for Jesus Christ.

Students grow deeper in all areas of their lives -- intellectual, spiritual and personal -- while they develop their talents, discover their calling and prepare for a lifetime of service meeting the great, pressing needs of our time.

Gayle Beebe