How You Can Support the College of Humanities

MARY AND ALEX DUNKEL, longtime donors to the Critical Languages Program, recently created a scholarship for students studying Russian art or artifacts of the 19th or 20th centuries.


In this time of widespread uncertainty, we continue to appreciate your support of the College of Humanities. We wish all of our alumni, donors, and friends good health and safety. If you have any questions about philanthropy and the College, please contact Michele Murphy, Director of Development, by emailing Thank you and be well!

Ways to Give:

Support the College of Humanities by making an online donation to one of the following funds:

COH Fund for Excellence

Gifts of any amount provide the College much-needed unrestricted resources to maintain and improve the world-class academic opportunities available to UA students.

COH Scholarships

Gifts to these funds support students in their academic endeavors.

Friends of the Tucson Humanities Festival

Support the Tucson Humanities Festival, a series of topical lectures, panel discussions and events, including noteworthy guests, presented by the UA College of Humanities.

Dorrance Endowed Deanship

 Gift announcement

Alumni Jacquelynn and Bennett Dorrance have made a gift commitment of $5.4 million to endow the deanship of the College of Humanities in support of efforts to integrate traditional and cutting-edge approaches into humanities teaching and learning.

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A New Life

for Education North

The Colleges of Education and Humanities are are coming together to transform the Education North building into a state-of-the-art, collaborative space for students and the community, including the Poetry Center and Humanities Seminars Program.

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Lasting Impact

My perspective on the Humanities has definitely shaped how I approach real-world experiences and my travels, and I am eager to enter the workforce with what I've gained from the College.

Mely Bohlman

Spanish & Portuguese, Environmental Science


Michele Murphy

Director of Development

Modern Languages 345

William Hoffacker

ADministrative Assistant

Modern Languages 345

(520) 626-5711

We are committed to making study abroad experiences accessible to all students majoring in the College of Humanities, without exception. Our students develop the skills most valued by employers, like intercultural competence, communication and adaptability, through these immersive learning experiences.

Dorrance Dean Alain-Philippe Durand

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