Giving

We thank you for helping to make the College of Fine and Applied Arts and our departments so successful. Your support allows us to enhance our educational opportunities by funding scholarships, equipment, labs and travel by students and faculty for special projects. 

How to Give

There are many opportunities to support programs within the College of Fine and Applied Arts. Please contact Audra Vaz in University Advancement at 828-262-6980 or vazah@appstate.edu for assistance in matching your interests with the college's activities, or make a gift online now!

The College of Fine and Applied Arts - Dean's Fund for Excellence

The College of Fine and Applied Arts Fund has been established to support student scholarships, faculty and student development, equipment purchases and equipment maintenance, as well as research, teaching and service awards for faculty.

Give to the College of Fine and Applied Arts Dean's Fund for Excellence (Fund #92764)

The IDEXlab Fund

The interdisciplinary IDEXlab is a rigorous, 18-credit course spanning two semesters where students gain hands-on learning by developing, designing and building custom solutions for local organizations. Past projects include the Valle Crucis Park Welcome Center, the Sparta Farmers Market and the College of Fine and Applied Arts' HOW Space renovation. Your support will facilitate this unique learning experience for our students.

Give to the IDEXlab Fund

Departmental Funds

If you have a particular funding priority or would like to know more about a department's current initiatives, please contact the department chairperson.

  • Department of Applied Design - Give Now (Fund #93361)
  • Department of Art - Give Now (Fund #92775)
  • Department of Communication - Give Now (Fund #92761)
  • Department of Sustainable Development - Give Now (Fund #92634)
  • Department of Sustainable Technology & the Built Environment - Give Now (Fund #92776)
  • Department of Theatre and Dance Give Now (Fund #92768)