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College of Liberal Arts campaign goal is $4,000,000 and we have currently raised $7,981,344 (199 percent).


Students in the College of Liberal Arts benefit from the generosity of donors who want to help them succeed. Following are just a few ways you can make a difference. To discuss these and other opportunities to support students in the social sciences, humanities or arts, contact Michael Moore, director of development, at 618/453-4990.

Increased Scholarships

  • Fund a one-time scholarship covering part or all of the cost of one student’s education in the social sciences, humanities or arts. $6,250-$150,000 for five years
  • Endow an undergraduate scholarship providing full-tuition support for one student or partial funding for several. Starting at $200,000
  • Support a graduate student with an assistantship that reduces costs and serves the university. Starting at $11,500 for a one-time, one-year assistantship

Deeper Community Engagement

  • Support endowments that fund and sustain the performing arts for students and the region, including McLeod Summer Theater and music festivals. Starting at $50,000