How To Participate

FoCS contributions are tax deductible and tiered by organization type
Program Levels Annual Contribution
Government/Nonprofit & Startups $10,000
FoCS Industry Affiliate $20,000

To request approval to become a Friends of Computer Science (FoCS) partner, simply complete an application.

Upon acceptance into the program, please send a check made out to "The University of Texas at Austin" with "Friends of Computer Science" on the check and/or in a letter of transmittal. Invoices are available by request. Send your form, letter, and/or payment to: Office of External Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin Department of Computer Science, 2317 Speedway, 2.302 Austin, Texas 78712, or email focs [at] cs [dot] utexas [dot] edu.

FoCS contributions may also be paid by credit card through our online giving form

Once your application is approved and your contribution is documented, you will receive a packet with an acknowledgement letter of thanks and pertinent program information. You will also be contacted to schedule a strategy meeting designed to assess areas of collaboration and focus.

We look forward to partnering with you and thank you for your interest and support!