Support the College of Design Annual Fund

"Architecture has been called the art of building beautifully, a fixation of man's thinking, and record of his activity… Keep in mind that last phrase. It is important." – Ernst Johnson, (1911-1972), famed architect and professor of architecture at UK.

In 1937, Johnson was hired to teach architecture at UK, and to design buildings for the expanding campus. This was a monumental moment as Johnson, like so many UK students, came from a modest background and worked his way through school. To ensure that the next generation of design leaders are given this same opportunity to envision a new landscape, the UK College of Design needs your support to embolden its students to take their part in changing the world. Gifts to the Annual Fund provide vital resources for scholarships, faculty recruitment and retention, and state-of-the-art facilities that are essential to the college's future.

As Dean Vernon enlists a new strategic plan for the college – from new programs and partners, to a new vision – your support will lay the groundwork for these plans to take root. These gifts allow us to take advantage of new opportunities as they arise.

You can support the College of Design Annual Fund on this page. If you'd like to give to another fund that is not listed, please use the search box in the upper right of this page and type in the desired fund to make your gift. We are grateful for your support!

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College of Design Annual Fund
112 Pence Hall
Lexington, KY 40506

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