The Northern Trust Company accepts electronic funds transfers and also contributions of appreciated stock, bonds, and mutual funds for The Catholic University of America.

Before initiating any of these transactions, please make sure to specify the donor name and notify both the Office of Treasury Services at and the Office of Development and Alumni Relations at to ensure proper donor credit.

Electronic Funds Transfer

ACH or Wire

  • Bank: Northern Trust Bank
  • Account Name: Master Trust Wire Account
  • ABA #071-000-152
  • Account Number #5186061000
  • Swift Code: CNORUS44 {for International transfers}
  • For Further Credit (FFC) Acct #TR2630044
  • For Further Credit (FFC) Acct Name: CATH UNIV- CASH/GIFT ACCOUNT

Securities/Bonds/Mutual Funds

DTC Instructions for Stocks, Registered and Bearer Bonds

  • FFC Acct #2630044
  • DTC #2669

Physical issues

  • Send via registered mail to the following address:
    Attn: Trade Securities Processing
    801 South Canal C1-N
    Chicago, IL 60607

Mutual Fund Shares

Please note the re-registration process required when donating mutual fund shares can take up to 15 business days due to some dependence on external parties. If possible, please provide the following information to in order to start the process.

  • Mutual Fund Name
  • Cusip Number or Ticker Symbol
  • Number of Shares or Approximate Dollar Amount
  • Custodian Contact Name, Fund Company, Registered Investment Advisor (RIA)
  • Donor’s Name/ Donating Entity
  • If possible, the donor’s account number (at Fund Company/ RIA)

Federal Tax ID Number (EIN)

The Federal Tax ID Number (EIN) for The Catholic University of America is 53-0196583.

More information

For an additional information regarding these instructions or other types of contributions, please contact Office of Development and Alumni Relations at 202-319-5670.