From its inception, the College of Arts & Sciences has been entrusted with the responsibility for providing the liberal education central to the mission of Washburn University. Maintaining a standard of excellence in all of its programs, the College strives to motivate and challenge students to develop creative thinking, aesthetic awareness, and discriminating judgment, as well as a sense of purpose and a zeal for continued independent and formal learning.


Your #AllForWU gift can enhance the Dean's Fund for ExcellenceCollege of Arts and Sciences scholarships or on the donation form, you can select to support funding and scholarships for the School's 19 departments:

Lunch Time Gift Challenge
Can we raise $10,000 between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. CT? Generous philanthropists and friends of Washburn, Ford and Catherine Ross, will donate up to $10,000 for every dollar raised during these two hours.
$10,000 / $10,000 Raised
Chemistry Department
Truman, ba '63, and Wanda Waugh will generously match dollar for dollar up to $2,000 for gifts to the Chemistry Department on the Day of Giving.
$2,000 MATCHED
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