About Ethical Giving

Alumni & Supporters

About Ethical Giving

Donors and prospective donors can expect to be treated with honesty and transparency at all times.

The RGU Foundation donor rights

Donors can expect to receive appropriate and timely acknowledgement for their gifts, and to be kept informed of the impact of their philanthropy. They can be assured that all gifts will be applied for the purpose they were originally given. All information concerning donations will be handled with respect and confidentiality, to the extent provided by law.

The RGU Foundation Gift Acceptance Policy

Robert Gordon University is a registered charity. The aim of The RGU Foundation is to encourage philanthropy from individuals, trusts and foundations and corporate bodies to support and enhance the learning, teaching and research at RGU.

The RGU Foundation seeks to accept gifts in accordance with CASE (Council for Advancement and Support of Education) guidelines:

CASE Europe: Ethical Principles Behind the Acceptance of Gifts

The RGU Foundation has in place a due diligence procedure for gift acceptance.

A detailed joint gift acceptance policy exists between Robert Gordon University and the RGU Foundation. This is available by request.

For any further information regarding donations to The RGU Foundation or on philanthropic acceptance guidelines, or to request a copy of the joint gift acceptance policy, please email rgufoundation@rgu.ac.uk to contact The RGU Foundation Team.

RGU Foundation Privacy Policy

Our community of friends and supporters is vitally important to us. We take our responsibility to you and to the security of your data very seriously.