As 2023 comes to an end, we reflect upon how grateful we are for our students, alumni, families, and friends. Your generous gifts make a lasting impact on the lives of all Saint Mary's students.

During this blessed holiday season, we want to wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Best wishes for a wonderful 2024!

Holiday Office Hours - Office of Advancement

In observance of Christmas and New Year's, Saint Mary's University of Minnesota offices will be closed from December 25, 2023 - January 1, 2024. To accommodate the calendar year-end giving wishes of our generous benefactors, the Office of Advancement will be open during regular business hours (8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) on December 27 and 29, 2023. The office phone number is 507-457-6647.

Ways to Make Your Year-End Gift

Gifts Made by Credit Card

Gifts made with a credit card through the above "Make a Gift" link are complete when the gift is charged. Gifts must be completed no later than 11:55 p.m. on Dec. 31, 2023. Credit card gifts can also be made by phone (1-800-635-5987, ext. 6647) during regular holiday business hours.

Gifts Made by Check

Gifts made by check are complete upon delivery or mailing. This year, any gift by check must be delivered to the Advancement Office by 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 29, 2023, or mailed to Saint Mary's University with a postmark no later than Dec. 31, 2023.

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Office of Advancement
700 Terrace Heights #21
Winona, MN 55987

Stocks and Securities

Gifts of securities, IRA charitable distributions, and similar gifts that involve a third party should be initiated no later than Dec. 14, 2023, to ensure completion of the transaction by the end of the year.

To transfer a gift of stock/securities please contact:
Linsco Private Ledger (LPL Financial)
Lisa M. Kratt at 608-784-9100
DTC#: 0075
Account#: 6305-8609

For additional information click here.

Wire Transfers

Wire transfer gifts must be made to Saint Mary's by Dec. 31, 2023, to be counted as a 2023 gift. Information for gifts by wire transfer within the United States is as follows:

Routing Number: 091900193
Beneficiary: Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Account Number: 99997008
Reference Information: Donor Name and Gift Designation


Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Federal EIN: 41-0695527