Making an Impact

The College of Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences (CALES) has a positive impact on the world every day. Learn about our role in supporting economic growth and sustainability in Arizona and beyond.

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Investing in the Future

With more than 20 undergraduate majors across four schools and six departments, CALES prepares students to be innovators and change makers with an entrepreneurial mindset for today’s rapidly changing world. Our faculty’s cutting-edge research impacts everything from human wellness and the environment to consumer behavior, financial management and technologies that will increase food production with less water. Join alumni and friends who provide philanthropic support and opportunities for our students to grow into future leaders.

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Get Involved

We welcome your involvement and participation to help our students with connections that enable their future success. Volunteering time and resources directly impacts our students. Here are a few of the ways you can get involved:

Giving Priorities

Donor gifts are a vital component of CALES success, from supporting programs that ensure student success to funding research with real-world applications. Learn more about the giving priorities of the CALES Office of Alumni Affairs, Advancement, Advocacy, Corporate Relations & Development.

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Invest in CALES

Making a difference is what CALES is all about! Partner with us to support our students, faculty and researchers. Help us make a difference in developing solutions to the economic, social and environmental problems of our time. You can customize your gift so it reflects your philanthropic priorities and suits your financial plan.

Ways to Give

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CALES is family! Meaningful alumni relationships built over the past 125+ years assist us in our critical mission of education, outreach and research. At CALES, you will find many ways to connect and engage.

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