About CALES Invest

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About CALES Invest

The College of Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences impacts many of the fundamental issues confronting society. In fact, finding solutions to help feed the world, ensure sustainable practices and adapt to changing markets are challenges CALES embraces every day. To this end, faculty and students apply scientific excellence — relevant, timely and with real-world applications — to their important work.

Alumni, friends, corporations and private foundations provide philanthropic support for our students. We build meaningful partnerships to help donors achieve their philanthropic goals.


Taking Action Today for a Better Tomorrow

Rooted in Arizona, the impact of CALES is felt around the world. Our pivotal research has affected nearly every aspect of modern life in the global economy over the course of our 125+ year history. Learn more about CALES programs and research.


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Dedicated to Student Success

Help us give CALES students the best education possible. Our outstanding advisors guide our students through their undergraduate programs. The CALES Career Center prepares students for careers with mentorship opportunities, resumes, internship programs, job fairs and employment opportunities. Continuing the success of our students, faculty and research programs would not be possible without the generosity of our donors. Learn more about our goals.

Our Purpose

Who We Are

The CALES Office of Alumni Affairs, Advancement, Advocacy, Corporate Relations & Development is committed to building important partnerships that support the growth of CALES education and research programs.

Our Team

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Every Gift Helps

Whether you choose to support CALES many philanthropic opportunities with a cash gift, provide a significant perpetual endowment or a legacy gift with a bequest, please know that your generosity is always appreciated. We also make sure you will see its impact. There are many ways to provide support.

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