Friends Groups

Becoming a Friend of the College of the Arts is easy and starts with an annual gift of $50. Join one of our Friends groups to network with other arts supporters and community leaders, and to attend special invitation-only events and behind-the-scenes opportunities. Friends provide invaluable support for our students and enjoy many unique opportunities to meet and watch our student talent soar. 

Friends of Art + Art History

On any given day within the studios, classrooms, and galleries of the School of Art + Art History, hundreds of Gators explore creativity and scholarship with world-class faculty. Be part of the excitement – join the Friends of Art + Art History as we nurture scholarships, program support, and community patronage and participation. 

I gave because art and art history changes how we see the world around us. – Dennis Campay, Founder of the Dennis and Colette Campay Studio Art Scholarship

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Friends of Music

For over 100 years, Gators have explored creativity and scholarship with world-class faculty and guest artists through performance ensembles and academic programs in the UF School of Music. Be part of the excitement – join the Friends of Music and support the students, faculty, and programs. 

I gave because music is the key to success. – Cherie Fine, President Friends of Music

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Friends of Theatre + Dance

The Friends of Theatre + Dance support the students, faculty, and programs of the UF School of Theatre + Dance. On the stages and in the studios of UF’s Nadine McGuire Theatre and Dance Pavilion, student-artists explore creativity and scholarship with world-class faculty in acting, dance, and production design. Be part of the excitement – join the Friends of Theatre + Dance as we nurture scholarships, program support, and community patronage and participation.

I gave because the show must go on! – John Reger, President Friends of Theatre + Dance

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