Ways to Give

To make a gift online now, please click here. To contribute to CEU by check, bank transfer, cash, or a company match, please follow the instructions in CEU's charitable intent form. Return completed forms to the US address below or to Trisha Tanner, Vice President for Development, at TannerT@ceu.edu.


Please make your check payable to Central European University, and mail it to:

Central European University
Development Office
PO Box 1215
Herndon, VA 20172


Bank name: CIB Bank Zrt.
Bank address: 1027 Budapest, Medve utca 4-14.


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


If you prefer to contribute in cash and can visit the CEU Cash Desk or the Development Office, on business days from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, you may contribute in HUF, USD, or EUR.


Many organizations match their employee's charitable gifts, often dollar for dollar. To maximize the impact of your gift, you may wish to check with your organization's Human Resources or Payroll department to see whether it has a matching gift program.

Tax Benefits of Making a Charitable Contribution to CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a non-profit higher education institution accredited in the United States and in Hungary. CEU is a registered public charity with 501(c)(3) IRS status in the United States. Your contribution is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. US taxpayers should check with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) publication 526 and publication 1771 and/or their tax advisor for further details. CEU is on the list of ’prescribed universities’ listed in the Canadian Income Tax Act Schedule VII Section 3503. Therefore, all donations to CEU are tax-deductible in Canada subject to any regulations that might otherwise apply. Other donors should review local tax laws and regulations for details.