How to give to the CORE Fund for Excellence

You can make donations to this fund several ways, the most popular being by check or credit card.

By check

If you choose to write a check you need to make it out to the Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. and write "CORE fund for excellence #992540" on the memo line.  Checks can be sent to:

Advancement Services
Gift Processing
ASU Box 32014 
Founders Hall

By credit card
  1. Visit this website, which will open in a new window.
  2. Enter the gift amount.
  3. In the "Please select a gift designation" section, click the down arrow next to Annual Giving and select "Other Fund."  It is at the bottom of the list.
  4. Complete the form with your name and address information.
  5. In the comments box be sure to enter "CORE fund for excellence - #992540"
  6. Enter your credit card information and click "Submit My Gift"

You have the option of making a one-time gift or setting up multiple gift installments from this page.

For more information, please contact

James Hayes
Director of Advancement Services
Appalachian State University
ASU Box 32014
Boone, NC 28608

Phone:  828-262-4014