Contribute to Our Growth

Not sure where to start with your donation? These are a few great places to begin with. Your contribution will go a long way towards improving WAU for years to come.

Take a seat at the 2023 Gala!

Our Annual University Gala is THE event to attend. Get your seat now!

Make a Profound Impact

Your contributions have a positive impact on every student at Washington Adventist University

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Building the Future Together

Where To Give

Your donation goes a long way towards changing the life of a WAU student. Find out more about where to give your donation today.

How to Give

The gift of learning is a priceless one. Here, you’ll find how to make that gift a reality.

What is Your Impact?

Every donation makes a difference. By giving to WAU, you strengthen our community, helping to provide a brighter future for students today. Explore any of our options for donations here.

Your Impact by the Numbers

As a donor, our success is your success and with your help, we’ve been able to reach the following milestones.


Ranking in US ENACTUS National Championship


Job placement for 2014 Education Majors


Ranking for Best Psychology Degree of 30 Great Small Colleges and Universities

Dr. Gladstone P. Gurubatham
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The Dr. Gladstone P. Gurubatham Lifelong Learning Endowment

In honor of WAU’s longest-serving faculty member, the Gurubatham family and the university are establishing an endowed scholarship to benefit worthy students in memory of Dr. G’s legacy.

Faith Drives Our Growth

WAU provides an environment for students to challenge themselves academically, physically, and spiritually. As you grow during your WAU journey, we’re right there next to you lending a supporting hand. 

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Encouraging Academic Support

At WAU, education is faith-based and student-focused. We seek to produce graduates who bring competent and moral leadership to communities around the world, but we cannot do it without your help. Donate today.  

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Support the Office of Ministry

By donating to the Office of Ministry, you are helping to foster a spiritual community that exemplifies a Christ-centric, Biblical lifestyle through discipleship, worship, fellowship, leadership, and service in order to make a difference in the local and global communities.

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Keep Our Campus Programs Strong

Your WAU donation goes to helping us continue to provide students with unique, educational, and recreational opportunities that enhance the overall learning experience and promote a sense of community across campus.