Gift Options to the University Art Collection

Gifts of Funding

To make gifts of funds to the University Art Collection, please use the Wayne State University secure giving site.  Your support will assist in acquiring, conserving and restoring artwork as well as providing access to the collection to members of the University community and our region.  Please be sure to select University Art Collection as your gift's designation.

Gifts of Art

The Wayne State University Art Collection has grown largely through donations of gifts of art from private and corporate collectors.  All art proposed to the University Art Collection is reviewed for approval by the University Art Collection Committee.  Acceptance of gifts/bequests of artwork is made with the understanding that there are to be no limiting conditions or restrictions regarding their use.  The value of the donation is deductible for personal or corporate tax purposes to the fullest extent of the law.  If you are interested in giving artwork, please contact the Art Collection office at 313-577-9264 or email