The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) cultivates knowledge, understanding and intellectual courage for a purposeful life in a challenged and changing world. With more than 40 majors across the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences, CLAS offers a rigorous curriculum that prepares students to be critical thinkers, strong communicators and ethical leaders with a truly global perspective.
Whether they are conducting research with faculty mentors, inspiring social change while studying abroad or making an impact through one of the nation’s top internship or fellowship programs, CLAS students are forging new paths.
Your gift to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences on 1842 Day will help us continue to give students as many learning opportunities as possible, so they can discover their passions and make a positive impact in the world!
You can choose to support any of our five featured designations:
• College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Fund
• Dean’s Fund for Strategic Initiatives
• Student Internships & Research
• Faculty Development
• Enhancements to Facilities and Equipment
1842 Day is Villanova's first-ever day of giving. This is our opportunity to show pride and gratitude for the impact Villanova has on each of us, in our communities and around the world. Alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff and friends—let's make a difference TOGETHER!
We need your help to reach 1,842 donors in 1,842 minutes, between 12 p.m. on Tuesday, September 19 and 6:42 p.m. on Wednesday, September 20 (EDT). Whether you give $5, $175 or $1,842, your generosity will count toward achieving our goal.
Your contributions will result in more dollars for our students and programs, strengthen our national reputation and bolster the unprecedented success of For the Greater Great®: The Villanova Campaign to Ignite Change.