Managing your gifts

Every donation, however large or small, makes a significant difference to the student and academics at the University and makes an immediate impact.

Working with colleagues within the Office of Development & Alumni Relations, as well as contacts within the Faculties and Schools, the Donor Relations & Gift Administration Unit is responsible for ensuring that philanthropic funds are spent in accordance with our donors’ wishes and that donors are kept informed of what their gifts are achieving.

Charitable Status

The University of Southampton is an Exempt Charity (reference X 19140). Certain charities are ‘exempt’ from Charity Commission supervision because they are considered to be adequately supervised, or accountable to, another authority. Although not subject to Charity Commission jurisdiction, an exempt Charity is subject to the legal rules generally applicable to charities.

The benefits of our charitable status are:

Related pages:

How to make a gift, Donor Relations & Gift Administration Unit, Gift Aid Scheme,
Every donation makes a difference

Every donation makes a difference

We ensure that funds are spent in accordance with donor's wishes.