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: 

If you have any questions, please contact Tracy Bois, Senior Gift Data Specialist by phone: (831) 459-1920, or by e-mail:

1. Contact Raven Carnes, Gift Administration Manager by phone: (831) 332-5136 or e-mail to confirm 
  • Anticipated date of transfer, 
  • Amount of transfer, and 
  • Donor contact information.

2. Please directly contact our banking institution to arrange the transfer:
  • Wells Fargo at 420 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94104
    (800) 289-3557
  • Routing number: 1210 00248
  • Account number: 437 5688728
  • Swift code (usually required in international wires): 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.