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Your financial and other support helps our faculty and students shape the future of information.


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There are numerous ways to support the University of Arizona College of Information Science (formerly School of Information), from financial support of faculty, students and programs to internships, mentoring and advisory services.

No matter how you support one of U of A's newest colleges, we are grateful, and we look forward to shaping the future of information, together.


As a vibrant hub where academic excellence meets practical application, the College of Information Science connects with industry to benefit students, faculty, industry and the broader community. Learn more about the ways you can connect with and support the college, including sponsorships, internships, professional development and more:

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Your donation can help fund student scholarships, urgent student financial needs, faculty research, innovative programming and more. Check out our different funding priorities and make a donation online or contact us to discuss your support today:

College of Information Science General Fund

Our General Fund is used for emergency student support, operations, special events, awards ceremonies, strategic planning, and faculty and student travel. 

College of Information Science Scholarship Fund

Our Scholarship Fund supports general scholarships for students enrolled in our graduate degree or certificate programs.

Knowledge River Scholarship Fund

Knowledge River is an educational experience within the School of information that focuses on educating information professionals who have experience with, and sensitivity to, Latinx and Native American populations. Scholarship funds are used to support Knowledge River Scholars, Master of Arts in Library and Information Science students who are selected each year.

Named Scholarships

The gift of a scholarship provides the College of Information Science with a permanent asset from which students can receive support. Naming a scholarship is an opportunity to perpetuate your own interest in the University of Arizona or to pay tribute to a loved one, friend, classmate or business.

For more information on these named scholarships, or if you are interested in creating a named or endowed scholarship with the College of Information Science, please contact the Business Office at or 520-621-3565.

Center for Digital Society & Data Studies

This fund is used to kick start new research projects within the Center for Digital Society and Data Studies and to fund public/scholarly events and discussions. For information on how to best donate to a project or event, contact Bryan Heidorn, director, at

New Building Fund & Other Gifts

To discuss the College of Information Science's new building fund or any other gift opportunities, please contact Catherine Brooks, interim dean, at


To discuss other donor options, please email Interim Dean Catherine Brooks at or call the College of Information Science Business Office at 520-621-3565 and we will work with you to ensure your wishes are accommodated. Thank you.