Make a Gift

Philanthropy and “giving back” have been traditions at Albany Law School for more than 150 years.

Make a Gift Online

Making an annual gift to Albany Law School is now easier than ever. Make an immediate gift using your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover card through our secure online connection.

The 2013-2014 Albany Law School Fund

Alumni, faculty, staff, and friends give to the Albany Law School Fund to promote educational excellence. The Fund provides crucial annual support for student financial aid, the library, the clinical legal studies program, moot court, Law Review, and journals, among other Law School programs. The 2013-2014 Albany Law School Fund goal is $1,150,000, with 18 percent alumni participation. The Fund year begins July 1 and ends June 30.

Ways to Give to Albany Law

Albany Law School is ready to work with donors to fashion the most beneficial gift for the donor, the donor’s family, and for the Law School. 

Matching Gifts by Employers

Many firms and corporations match the charitable gifts of their employees. Albany Law School recognizes its donors who arrange such matching gifts.

Planned Giving

There are many other ways of giving to Albany Law School besides cash, check or credit card. Gifts of real property, life insurance, gifts in kind (artwork, antiques, collections, etc.), IRA assets, and bequests are some of the options available, and the nation’s tax laws provide additional incentives to encourage charitable gifts. Donors can even make gifts that provide for a lifetime income stream for themselves and/or loved ones.

Corporate Philanthropy

Albany Law School is highly regarded as a community asset, and is supported in its mission by a host of organizations.

Dean's Council of Firms

Members are highly respected law firms with three of more Albany Law School alumni that support Albany Law School through the Firm Giving Program.

Naming Opportunities

The Law School is proud to recognize its most generous donors by naming a facility or endowed fund in the donor’s name or in the name of another.

Donor Bill of Rights

Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To assure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the not-for-profit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights. 

Advancement Staff

Meet the people who work most closely with our generous donors.

Contact Us

If you are interested in learning more about giving to Albany Law School, please click above for our contact list or contact Anne Marie Judge, Director of Annual Giving, ajudg@albanylaw.edu, 518-445-3209.


Albany Law School is recognized by the State of New York and the U.S. Department of the Treasury to be a 501(c)(3) charitable institution. Donors to the Law School are therefore entitled to all the benefits owing to their respective charitable contributions. Please consult with your financial and legal advisors to determine the tax benefits of your particular charitable gifts.