Support the Department

Please consider making a gift to the Department of English at the University of Chicago. We can always use additional funding for events, programming, and supporting our undergraduate and graduate students.

Donate now in the amount of your choice.

  • $50: Underwrite a faculty tea with undergraduate students!
  • $100: Provide tasty snacks for a departmental reception!
  • $1,000: Become a major sponsor for the Department's annual graduate student conference!
  • $3,000,000: Endow a chair and name it for you!


To make a gift to the Department of English, visit the University's Make a Gift website. To specify that your gift should go directly to the Department of English, please go to the "Area of Giving" drop-down menu and click "Department of English."