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Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts

Step into the spotlight and experience the artistry of the Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts at the University of Houston! As the curtain rises on Giving Day, we invite you to join us in a symphony of support and a dance of generosity. 

Our college is a vibrant tapestry of creativity, where students weave their dreams into masterpieces, and the arts come alive in every form. Embrace the encore of excellence with a donation on Giving Day. Let's create a masterpiece together, where every note, stroke and step contribute to the success of our students. 

Explore our areas of impact below, and don't miss our matching opportunity!



The Dean's Scholarship Fund plays a pivotal role, providing vital support for scholarships that foster innovative opportunities for students across all arts disciplines. Your support on Giving Day directly contributes to shaping the future of aspiring artists, enabling them to pursue their passion and excel in their artistic endeavors.

Be a catalyst for creativity - support the Dean's Scholarship Fund today!


Featuring professional Actors Equity performances, the Houston Shakespeare Festival provides UH theatre students with a stage for their debut and gifts Houston with free Shakespearean wonders at Miller Outdoor Theatre. On Giving Day, be a vital part of this cultural celebration. For a limited time, every contribution to the Houston Shakespeare Festival will be matched, doubling the impact of your support. Join us in sustaining this cherished tradition and supporting budding artists. Don't miss the chance to amplify the magic of Shakespeare!

Support the Houston Shakespeare Festival and make an impact today!

Early Bird Challenge
When we raise $10,000 before Giving Day on March 7, an additional $20,000 will be unlocked toward University of Houston Scholarships. Gifts to any designation count for this challenge. Let's go ALL in for UH!
$10,000 / $10,000 Raised
Faculty/Staff Unlocking Challenge
In honor of UH's 97th birthday, when 97 faculty or staff make a gift of any size to any designation on or before March 7, an additional $2,000 will be unlocked for UH Scholarships. To participate, be sure to select either faculty/staff as your affiliation on the donation page!
97 / 97 Donors
$15K Houston Shakespeare Festival Guinn Dollar-for-Dollar Match
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$15,000 MATCHED
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