Princeton University receives gifts from various sources every year in the form of outright contributions, bequests, and deferred or planned gifts that can include gifts-in-kind, cash, securities, and real estate. Here, we will help you understand the various types of gifts, with information to help you manage them in accordance with donor and University regulations.
Gift Definition and Administration BasicsReview gift parameters and types, with details on processing term gifts.
Accounting Guidelines: Restricted Expendable Gifts and Endowment FundsFind an overview of departmentally managed expendable gifts and endowment funds, and then spend, steward, and administer funds to their greatest effect by establishing a sound financial plan.
Accept, Document, and Track GiftsLearn how to properly accept a gift, then effectively document and track it throughout its lifecycle.