Requirements to Become an Egg Donor

Please keep in mind that all potential Egg Donors must meet the following basic criteria:

  • Between the ages of 21 and 28
  • Physically healthy
  • Have a BMI of up to 32  [BMI Calculator]
  • Non-Smoker
  • Have regular, monthly menstrual periods
  • Not using contraceptive implants or Depo-Provera injections as a form of birth control
  • Have both ovaries
  • Psychologically healthy
  • No current use of psychoactive drugs
  • No history of substance abuse
  • No family history of inheritable genetic disorders
  • Willing to take injections
  • Dependable, mature, and able to keep appointments
  • Well educated
  • Mature and prepared to help a couple have a child