Make Your Gift

CEU's mission is more crucial than ever. But to continue its work, CEU must achieve financial sustainability - and to that end Alumni giving is crucial. See below to choose your fund and make your gift today!


There are talented students around the world who want to study at CEU but need your help. Generation students are selected for their academic achievement and leadership potential. You can help them get here. MAKE YOUR GIFT. (Alumni have supported nearly 200 students so far.


Your academic unit continues making its impact through award-winning instruction and research. Help it continue by supporting student internships, research and conference grants. You can also enable underprivileged students to secure greater access to higher education. MAKE YOUR GIFT.


Every community needs a home. Therefore, work continues on Phase II of CEU's bold campus redevelopment, project, which by 2019 will see renovation of the Faculty Tower, the October 6 street building and more. Support CEU's progress and MAKE YOUR GIFT today. 


Your University faces its share of challenges every day. Now you can help it meet its most pressing financial needs, as they arise, via the unrestricted fund, CEU Action. So take action and make your impact felt today. MAKE YOUR GIFT.

Questions about any of the above funds? WRITE US.

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Please make your check payable to Central European University, Reference: 'Alumni Campaign', and mail it to:
Central European University
Development Office
PO Box 1215
Herndon, VA 20172

Bank name: CIB Bank Zrt.
Bank address: 1054 Budapest, Szabadsag ter 15.
Reference: 'Alumni Scholarship'
EUR account
IBAN: HU84 1110 0104 9001 9832 0600 0008
HUF account
IBAN: HU57 1110 0104 9001 9832 6000 0006
USD account
IBAN: HU13 1110 0104 9001 9832 0300 0009

* When donating via bank transfer or check, please include your name and your gift designation (scholarships, campus redevelopment, etc.). CEU ARCS would like to honor both the amount and intent of your gift, and the inclusion of your name and gift designation will facilitate our recognition process.

Note: Most banks charge a wire transfer fee and the amount received and credited as a gift to CEU will be net of these fees. Due to transaction procedures, you will receive confirmation from CEU one month after your transfer was completed.


If you prefer to make your donation in cash, you can in person at the ARCS office weekdays, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Gifts can be made in HUF, USD or EUR. You can also make your contribution at any formal or informal CEU alumni reunion or event, anywhere in the world. Your local CEU alumni chapter leader, or representatives of the CEU Alumni Association, are authorized to collect gifts and issue official donation receipts for CEU. Find your local chapter representatives.


Many organizations and companies match their employees’ charitable gifts, often dollar for dollar. To maximize the impact of your gift, please check with your organization’s human resources or payroll department regarding its matching gift program.


CEU is a 501(c)(3) public charity in the U.S. and on the Canadian list of prescribed universities, thus donations to CEU from U.S. and Canadian taxpayers are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. See details.