Giving to Religious Studies

If you would like to support Religious Studies, please feel free to contact Dr. Adam Shear, department chair, at

For your convenience, it is now possible to make online donations to Religious Studies. When you choose to donate online, please fill in the general contact information on the first page. On the second page, please check “Other” and type in “Department of Religious Studies” to ensure that your donation is received by the department.

You may indicate a gift to the Barton Fund by typing in “Apply gift to the Barton Fund” under Special Instructions.

Donations made to the department and not earmarked for a specific endowment are applied to our Development Fund.

Gifts to the Clothey Fund should be made by mail directly to the department.

Clothey Fund 
Department of Religious Studies
2604 Cathedral of Learning 
University of Pittsburgh 
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Directions for donating by mail to the Barton and Development Funds are also found on the online donation page.

Donate Online