“To store up treasures in heaven, invest in people.” – Dr. Nat Tracy, HPU faculty member from 1950 to 1975 and professor emeritus of Bible.

Giving to HPU

Howard Payne University (HPU) is a Christ-centered, close-knit academic community located in the heart of Texas since 1889. Your generosity assists the university in giving students the critical-thinking skills they need to face the world with discernment, so that upon graduation, they will have the values, relationship skills, and personal confidence to navigate and lead in a complex world where diverse points of view are constant.

Thank you for your gift to Howard Payne University today and for partnering with us as we equip a new generation of Christian leaders with sharp minds and compassionate hearts.

If you have any questions about any of our giving opportunities, please contact the Office of Advancement at 325-649-8006 or


A pledge can be made to any area of interest at HPU and paid over the course of 12 to 36 months. To make a pledge, click the link below.