Giving by Phone

To make a contribution by phone, call the University of Minnesota card hotline at 612-626-8560 or 800-775-2187 and leave your:

  • full name
  • phone number
  • type of credit card, card number, expiration date
  • amount of your gift

To designate your gift to a particular fund, specify the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, the Department of Applied Economics, and the name of the specific fund from the list below:

General Purpose Funds

  • Applied Economics Fund

Undergraduate Scholarships

  • Applied Economics Undergraduate Scholarship Fund
  • Willis Peterson Undergraduate Study Fund

Graduate Fellowships

  • CHS Graduate Fellowship
  • Sam C. Hsieh Graduate Fellowship
  • Mary A. and Robert B. Litterman Endowed Fellowship
  • Willis L. and Dorothy L. Peterson Graduate Fellowship


  • Waite Library
  • AgEcon Search


  • Center for Farm Financial Management
  • Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy
  • The Food Industry Center
  • International Science and Technology Practice and Policy Center
  • Minnesota Council on Economic Education