The Department of Global Studies and Geography greatly appreciates the generous gifts of our many friends and alumni. Private gifts are tax-deductible and help sustain the department’s mission of teaching, research, and service. Such gifts help provide the best possible education for our students, and build a lively academic community. We use all donations exclusively on student-centric activities or equipment.

Make a gift by check: 

Make checks payable to “Hofstra University.” Important: Please note in the “memo” section of your check, “Fund #21840-GS/Geog Student Activity Fund.” Donations should be sent to the following address:

Department of Global Studies and Geography
Hofstra University
Room 209 Roosevelt Hall
130 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY  11549-1300

Make a gift online:

Online giving to the Department of Global Studies and Geography is easy and secure. Simply follow the below link. In the "Your Gift Designation" section, select "Other," then type "Fund #21840 – GS/Geog Student Activity Fund." Please notify us of your online gift at so we can ensure the funds are properly credited and send you our "thank you" promptly.

The faculty and students in the Department of Global Studies and Geography thank everyone whose gifts support our daily work.