Giving FAQs

What are the different methods I can use to make a gift to the School of Law? 
There are many ways to give and ensure the future strength of the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law including cash, credit cards, securities, and planned gifts. Read more...

Does the School of Law have donor giving clubs for certain gift amounts?  In celebration of over 100 years of legal education, the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law formed the Dean's Circle of Distinction to honor our alumni and friends whose generosity supports the School of Law in a special way. Read more membership levels...

Does the School of Law display a donor honor roll?
 Yes. All donors to the School of Law will be recognized in the annual Donor Honor Roll which is published on this web site, in an issue of the School of Law's Docket Alumni Magazine, and in an edition of UDM's alumni publication, Spiritus.

I want to make a gift but would prefer not to do so online. What should I do?
 For assistance, please contact the staff of the School of Law’s Office of Alumni Relations and Development.

Can I designate my gift to a specific program at the School of Law rather than to the general Law School Annual Fund?
 Yes. Gifts to the School of Law can be designated to specific programs, such as:

  • The Law Clinics Building Fund
  • The Law Library
  • Clinical Programs (for example, the Urban Law Clinic, Immigration Law Clinic, Mobile Law Office and the Veterans Clinic)

For more information, please contact the staff of the School of Law’s Office of Alumni Relations and Development.

I have additional questions. Who should I contact? 
For more information, please contact the staff of the School of Law’s Office of Alumni Relations and Development.