Thank you for considering a gift to the College of Liberal and Fine Arts! Your support is crucial to COLFA's continued success as the fastest growing liberal arts institution in the state of Texas.
Donors like you have a profound impact on students, faculty, and the community at large through scholarships, research funding, faculty support, innovative academic programs, outreach activities, and beyond.
Gifts also make it possible for COLFA to offer outstanding public cultural activities such as the annual Shakespeare Residency, several lecture series, art exhibits, the annual regional history fair for high school students, and the Legacy Program hosted by the Center for Archaeological Research.
Gifts can be made via the secure online donation form to the college as a whole, or can be designated as specifically as desired. Popular giving avenues include the Dean's Circle, Friends of Music, and Friends of Shakespeare giving societies. Please contact the Development Office staff for questions about giving to COLFA.
Questions about giving to COLFA:
Director of Development and Special Projects
Office of Development
Many companies will match their employee's gift donation. Click here for information on corporate matching gifts →
One of the simplest ways UTSA faculty and staff can make a gift to COLFA - either unrestricted or restricted - is through payroll deduction. Just print a copy of the Faculty/Staff Payroll Deduction Form, specify how you want your gift designated, and return your signed form to the Dean's Office (McKinney Humanities Bldg. 4.01.23).
The Dean’s Circle recognizes the extraordinary generosity of alumni, friends, faculty, and staff who make unrestricted gifts of $1,000 or more to the College. Dean’s Circle members receive invitations to special events including Dean’s receptions and other COLFA events and lectures. In addition, Dean’s Circle members are recognized on the COLFA website. Most importantly, members know their generosity has a direct, positive influence on the phenomenal faculty and students of this great college.
Dean’s Circle members have provided:
The University of Texas at San Antonio
College of Liberal and Fine Arts, Dean’s Circle
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249
If you'd like to make a larger impact, please consider pledging your support with a 5 year commitment to the college. With your pledge, the college will know that your contributions can be expected and future plans can be made with the certainty of your financial support. Simply check the pledge box on the membership form and return it to the above address.
Dean's Circle Giving Club Levels (matching gifts are accepted to determine giving level):
Endowments provide perpetual income for COLFA through investment of principal funds. These gifts may be unrestricted, providing for the greatest needs of the college, or restricted to a particular use. Endowments are established through outright gifts, pledges paid over a period of years, deferred gifts, such as trusts or insurance expectancies, and through estate plans. Following are several types of endowments that can be established by alumni and friends to create support now and into the future. Learn more about endowments on the Giving to UTSA site →
Endowed positions aid in the recruitment and retention of outstanding faculty by generating income for salary supplements and teaching/research support. Read about our current endowed faculty positions →
Scholarships are an important tool in ensuring that students have the opportunity to pursue quality education. Your donation can be designated to the general scholarship/fellowship fund. Scholarships may be awarded based on need and/or merit. View COLFA scholarships →
Main Office: MH 4.01.23
University of Texas at San Antonio
College of Liberal and Fine Arts
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249-1644