College of LAS « Illinois

Giving to LAS

Your gift makes a difference

For more than a century, the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences has been changing lives.

As a part of the biggest college on the Illinois campus, our faculty and alumni have conceived countless discoveries, and our students have inspired and changed the world.

To do so, they rely on the support of alumni and friends. Support through programs like the Lincoln Scholars Initiative allow promising young people access to an education they might not otherwise be able to afford.

Donor support also allows us to:

You can contribute in a variety of ways, including a preferred or endowed gift or even through your company's matching gift program. Read more about giving to LAS.

Dedicate a paver or theater chair

Labor and Learning handshake

Celebrate a newly minted or more established LAS alumnus with a paver or theater chair in Lincoln Hall. With such a gift, you can choose to support either the Lincoln Scholars Initiative or the LAS Annual Fund.

Both invest in students as they earn degrees that will serve them for the rest of their lives.