Legal and tax information

The University of Minnesota Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that has been charged by the Regents of the University of Minnesota to receive and administer gifts on behalf of all University campuses, colleges, and programs.

Legal Name: University of Minnesota Foundation
Address: 200 Oak Street SE, Suite 500, Minneapolis, MN 55455
Federal Tax ID Number: 41-6042488
Making gifts of appreciated securities: See instructions.

Estate gift administration:

Please direct all correspondence and other communications relating to distributions from estates, trusts, retirement accounts, and insurance policies to:

Jane F. Godfrey, J.D.
Sr. Director of Development, Planned Giving and Trusts & Estates
University of Minnesota Foundation
McNamara Alumni Center
200 Oak Street SE, Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55455-2010
Phone: 612-624- 9454 or 800-775- 2187
Fax: 612-625- 4305


Information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For information on how any gift may affect your tax situation, please consult with your own professional advisor.