Why Give?

Active & Retired Military Personnel

Thank you for electing to use the allotment method for your charitable contribution to the U. S. Naval Academy Academy & Foundation. The Foundation works closely with Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) to assure accurate and secure transactions.

Please note: The Foundation is only able to assist in STARTING an allotment. If you wish to change or cancel your allotment please visit http://mypay.dfas.mil or contact your command PSD office.

DFAS Allotment Form 2558 (PDF File)

Please follow instructions below as you complete the DFAS form:

  • Complete with your personal information. Box 1 – 6:
  • Box 7: Enter year YYYY and month MM in which you want the allotment to start.
  • Box 8: Enter amount of monthly allotment.
  • Box 9: Write in: U. S. Naval Academy Foundation, Inc.
  • Box 10: Check "Start."
  • Box 11: Leave blank. Allotments occur monthly until you complete a new form to stop the deduction or until you call DFAS directly to discontinue.
  • Box 12: Leave blank.
  • Box 13: Check "D" for discretionary allotments.
  • Box 14: Write in Foundation address: USNAF Gift Processing, 274 Wood Road, Annapolis, MD 21402
  • Box 15: Leave blank
  • Box 16: Write in the specific designation of your gift. Examples: Naval Academy Annual Fund, Class of 1974 Admissions Project, Center for Ethical Leadership.
  • Box 17:
    • Active duty Navy: write in S960491.
    • Active duty Marine; write 415 
    • Retired Navy: write in O36.
    • All others leave blank 
  • Box 18 – 20: Leave blank
  • Box 21 – 22: Sign and date after reading the "Statement of Understanding."

Next steps:

1. Please send the completed form to the USNA Foundation at the following address:

  • USNAF Gift Processing, 274 Wood Road, Annapolis, MD 21402

2. The Foundation will then forward your form to DFAS for processing.

Please note: The Foundation is only able to assist in STARTING an allotment. If you wish to change or cancel your allotment please visit http://mypay.dfas.mil or contact your command PSD office.

Questions? Please contact Gift Processing, 410-295-4115 or 410-295-4116.