Yes, Sacred Heart Major Seminary uses SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) to communicate with your browser software when you register with us online. SSL is the industry standard security protocol, which makes it extremely difficult for anyone else to intercept the personal information you send us in conjunction with your registration.
Sacred Heart Major Seminary has partnered with Blackbaud, a leading payment processing company in higher education, to provide secure credit card payment processing. Sacred Heart requires full compliance with PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry, Data Security Standards) of any vendor or service provider engaged by the seminary transacting, processing or otherwise handling cardholder data. Blackbaud is independently certified at the highest level of security (Level 1 PCI DSS).
To make a gift of stock to Sacred Heart Major Seminary, please contact Jim Thomas (313) 596-7408 or the online contact form to notify us of the name of the company/stock, ticker symbol, number of shares, and approximate date of transfer. This allows us to identify you with the transfer and have the proceeds directed to the appropriate fund.
Yes, you can direct your gift to a specific seminary program that is meaningful to you. You can select from a list of funds or indicate your preference when completing the donation form. For more details about available gift designations, contact The Office of Institutional Advancement at (313) 596-7424.