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Donation Funds

More information on specific donation funds can be found below. Your gift is tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. SCU’s Tax ID is 94-1156617. If you have questions, please contact the Development Office at 408-554-4400. If you would like to donate an item or materials to the Department of Music, please contact the Department office at 408-554-4428 or

Friends of Music

We are committed to bringing the best in live musical performance to our audiences free of charge. Donations are used to facilitate the growth and needs of the Department of Music, its students, and ensembles, and to ensure that we can continue to provide the best of musical performance free of charge. Donation cards are available at all performances. Please specify "SCU Friends of Music" in the online donation form.

SCLOrk Fund

The Santa Clara Laptop Orchestra, affectionately known as SCLOrk, is a cutting edge ensemble of up to 16 student performers exploring the intersections of music, technology, and creative coding. Beyond the classroom, SCLOrk often participates in events reaching out many different audiences—street art festivals, local elementary schools, and international research conferences. Your donation will help SCLOrk continue its engagement with off-campus communities, as well as help keep our equipment up to date. Please specify "Music Department SCLOrk fund" in the online donation form.

If you prefer to donate by check, please make checks payable as noted above and mail to:

Santa Clara University, Department of Music
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053-0344