Instructions for making a charitable, tax-deductible gift to Big Creek Reserve


University of California Santa Cruz

Tax ID number: 94-1539563


If paying by check:

Make the check payable to UC Santa Cruz Foundation, with NR001F in the notes section, and mail it to this address:

Gift Administration
Mail stop: University Relations
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

If paying by electronic funds transfer:

  1. Contact Riley Jordan, UC Santa Cruz Data Management Director, (831) 459-1908 or to confirm:
  • Anticipated date of transfer
  • Amount of transfer
  • Fund the money is designated for: Big Creek Reserve–NR001F
  • Your contact information


  1. Directly contact your banking institution to arrange the transfer to the UC Santa Cruz Foundation for Big Creek Reserve (NR001F) in the Division of Physical & Biological Sciences:
    • Wells Fargo at 707 Wilshire Blvd., 13th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90017
    • (800) 289-3557
    • Routing number: 1210 00248
    • Account number: 437 5688728
    • Swift code: WFBIUS6S


If paying by credit card:

Please use the online giving form on the UC Santa Cruz giving portal. This link will already have Big Creek Reserve pre-populated in the designations section.