Absolutely. LaunchUMD utilizes a technology called Cybersource that is PCI Level 1-compliant. When making a gift on Launch you will be redirected to cybersource.com with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts all of the information you inupt to securely process payments.
Contributions to Launch projects support specific areas of the University of Maryland and are tax-deductible as allowed by law.
No. All gifts to LaunchUMD projects should be submitted online, unless you are able to make arrangements with the project leaders.