Faculty Support

Faculty Support
Saunders Family’s $10M Gift Creates Inaugural Endowed University Professorships
The gift will be matched by UVA’s Bicentennial Professors Fund, for a total investment of $20 million in the two inaugural University Professorships.
Faculty Support
A Strong Foundation
The University has long benefited from private foundation support. Today, these organizations continue to make important work at UVA possible.
Faculty Support
Alumni Couple’s Gifts Create Three Endowed Professorships Across Grounds
Recent gifts from a prominent alumni couple will position the University to attract and retain outstanding faculty at Darden, Law and College and Arts &Sciences.
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Beacon of Democracy
Imagine what democracy in the 21st century might look like.
Rotunda Dome Room Capitals
Update  •  March 9, 2020
New Investment Continues Momentum of Bicentennial Professors Fund
The University of Virginia will invest an additional $50 million into the Bicentennial Professors Fund, which uses University matching funds to multiply the impact of philanthropic support for endowed professorships.
Philip Bourne, Data Science Dean
Update  •  January 9, 2020
Gift Advances Stephenson Dean’s Endowment at School of Data Science
The University of Virginia’s newly established School of Data Science has received a $3 million gift from Scott and Beth Stephenson to support the establishment of the Stephenson Dean of the School of Data Science.