Supporting the College of Arts and Science

The College of Arts and Science is asking for the support of our friends and alumni to help us build a new School of Music,For more than 100 years, the College of Arts and Science has distinguished itself as the cornerstone of excellence at the University of Missouri. Because of your altruistic spirit, Arts and Science continues to attract the best and brightest students and faculty. Thank you for helping us provide opportunities for students, faculty, and the community to learn, create, and discover. Yours is truly the gift that keeps on giving.

The College of Arts and Science is asking for the support of our friends and alumni to help us build a new School of Music, to make significant improvements to the Fine Arts Building, and to provide support for our world-class faculty and promising postdoctoral fellows. Read more about the College of Arts and Science’s funding priorities.

Your support of Arts and Science is tailored to your specification. You can give to any department or division through the following methods:

  • Gifts of cash
  • Gifts of Property
    • Tangible personal property
      • Artwork, jewelry, rare books, etc.
    • Real estate
    • Intangible property
      • Patents, copyrights, royalties, etc.
  • Planned gifts
    • Bequest
    • Beneficiary designation
    • Life insurance policy
  • Life income arrangements
    • Charitable gift annuity
    • Charitable remainder trust
    • Pooled income fund
    • Life estate

If you are thinking about how you can maximize the impact of your legacy, you may want to consider creating an endowment. You may establish an endowment with outright or planned gifts. Endowments support scholarships, faculty, postdoctoral fellowships, technology, research, lecture series, and other purposes. If you want to see your endowment make an immediate impact, you may make a one-time gift or make pledges over a period of years.

For more information on how your gift can best help Mizzou and the College of Arts and Science, contact our development office at 573-882-4421 or at UMCASAdvancementGroup@missouri.edu.