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Support Saint Vincent College

Your Gift Makes an Ongoing Impact

Thank you for your commitment to Saint Vincent College and our students. From its founding in 1846 as the first Benedictine monastery in the United States, the Saint Vincent community has benefited from the faith and generosity of many friends and donors. At each step, this community has put that support to work, graduating generations of young women and men who devote themselves to the greater good.


Ways to Give

  • Phone

    Call the Office of Philanthropy and Alumni Relations at 724-805-2949 to make your gift by phone.
  • Mail

    Checks should be made payable to Saint Vincent College. Please note any special instructions or designations you might have.

    Saint Vincent College
    300 Fraser Purchase Road
    Latrobe, PA 15650
  • Online

    Gifts can be made online at
  • Stock

    Please contact Carolyn Walsh, Senior Director of Advancement Services, at or 724-805-2412 before initiating delivery of any securities.

    Our broker contact information is as follows:

    Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

    One PPG Place, Suite 1300
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222-5490
    (412) 392-5831
    FAO St. Vincent College Plant Funds #143
    Account #617-134376-424
    Tax ID #25-0964126
    DTC #0015
  • IRA

    You can make this gift directly from your IRA to Saint Vincent College with a significant tax benefit to you. Please contact your tax advisor to discuss the best approach for you.

    To take advantage of this program you must:

    • Have an IRA
    • Be 70 ½ years old or older
    • Contact your IRA administrator to facilitate the contribution directly to Saint Vincent on your behalf
  • Planned Giving

    Please see for more information or contact the Director of Planned Giving, James Bendel, C’60, at 724-805-2948 or

Saint Vincent College Ranks High in Value

  • First-tier National Liberal Arts College (US News and World Report)
  • 7th Regionally and 51st Nationally in Best Colleges for The Money (College Factual)
  • 9th in PA and 31st Nationally in Best Colleges for Your Money (Money Magazine)
  • 48th Nationally in Most Transformative Colleges (Money Magazine)

Students First Annual Fund



Saint Vincent College, America's first private Benedictine liberal arts college, remains a source of hope and renewal for students from many backgrounds and experiences. Annual gifts to the Students First Fund are unrestricted and provide flexibility to address critical initiatives and the areas of greatest need, including financial aid.

The Annual Fund makes a direct impact in the lives of our students—funding scholarships, enhancing programs and facilities, and providing innovative learning opportunities. Your philanthropic support allows Saint Vincent to provide 100% of incoming freshman with merit or need-based aid.

The Students First Fund enables us to bring a Saint Vincent College educational experience within reach to make it accessible and transformational. 



Giving Opportunities

Gifts of all sizes are welcomed and appreciated. You can participate at a level that is comfortable for you. Each gift, regardless of size, strengthens the College’s participation rate and demonstrates a vote of confidence in the educational opportunities Saint Vincent College provides.

  • Students First Annual Fund
  • Student Emergency Assistance Fund
  • Unrestricted Endowment Funds
  • Establishing Endowment and Scholarship Funds
  • Planned Giving
  • Gifts to General Athletics or Varsity Programs
  • Special Projects
  • Named Scholarship Funds
  • G.O.L.D. (Graduates of the Last Decade) Young Alumni Network



Contact Information

Office of Philanthropy and Alumni Relations

Saint Vincent College
300 Fraser Purchase Road
Latrobe, PA 15650
Phone: 724-805-2949