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Ways to Give

How to give 

Give Online

Make an immediate impact at Saint Ben's with an online gift today.

Sustaining Gifts

Automated giving plans provide a convenient method for spreading payment of your annual gift over an entire year through monthly or quarterly payments from your credit or debit card.

Electronic Fund Transfer

Electronic fund transfers provide an opportunity to spread installments of your annual gift over an entire year through monthly or quarterly payments directly from your bank account.

Matching Gifts

Each year, thousands of corporations match gifts to Saint Ben's through employee matching gift programs. Gifts can be matched by the employer of the donor or their spouse. 

CSB Faculty/Staff

If you are employed at Saint Ben's and would like to make a gift through payroll deduction, please complete our online form.

Give Stock

Through a gift of stock, you are entitled to significant tax savings by giving appreciated securities


Your support continues the legacy of quality women's education at the College of Saint Benedict.  Every Bennie, past and present, benefits from gifts to the Annual Giving Program. Give us the opportunity to thank you for your support, learn more about you, and let you know what is happening on campus. We look forward to talking to you! 

Planned Gifts

Planned Gifts include charitable gift annuities or trusts, including St. Ben's in your will, designating Saint Ben's as a beneficiary of a retirement account or insurance policy, or gifting property.

Give by mail:

College of Saint Benedict
Office of Annual Giving
37 College Ave. South
Saint Joseph, MN 56374

Give by phone:

Call us toll-free at 800-648-3468 (ext. 3)

Designation Options

  • Current Scholarships: The greatest ongoing need for your financial support is student scholarships. Nine out of ten Saint Ben's students rely on annual scholarships to lessen their financial burden, allowing them to focus on their educational experience.

  • Arts Scholarships: Arts scholarships are talent-based and support students with a passion and demonstrated excellence in visual art, music or theater.

  • Trustees' Scholarships: Trustees' Scholarships are merit based and awarded to students with exceptional academic achievement, involvement in extracurricular activities, demonstrated leadership and service.

  • Area of Greatest Need: Gifts are immediately directed to the college's greatest and most fundamental needs including the ability to offer innovative student programs, attract and retain the best faculty and students, and maintain state-of-the-art facilities. A strong annual fund allows for a stable institutional environment and the aggressive pursuit of excellence in all areas.