Make a gift

Make a gift

By making a gift to The Open University, you can help to transform people's lives through education.

If you'd like to donate securely using your debit or credit card, use the 'Donate now' button below. Regular donations help maintain the support we can offer to students and vital projects, and help plan a more successful future for students. 

Alternatively, you can choose to support students and projects by cheque, through a gift in your Will or through share giving.

If you'd like some help, or to donate by telephone please call Emily Portch on +44 (0)1908 655044.

Thank you in advance for your support.

Gifts by direct debit

Regular donations help us plan ahead and maintain the support we offer to students and vital projects. You can set up a monthly or annual gift. Just click the link below to choose which project you'd like to support, then choose 'Regular gift through a Direct Debit'

Gifts by debit/ credit card

Gifts by debit or credit card

The Open University accepts VISA, MasterCard, Maestro, Visa Debit and AMEX and it's easy to make your gift securely online. 




Gifts by cheques

Please make your cheque payable to The Open University Donations Account. Download our donation form and post it, with your cheque, to: The Open University Development Office, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, United Kingdom.