nature of public higher education has changed. In recent years, funding from
the state and federal governments has declined significantly. At the same time,
to permit access for all qualified students, the university has worked
diligently to limit tuition increases.
environment, the importance of private gifts from individuals, foundations, and
corporations is critical to the success of our students and faculty.
funds already dedicated to sustain ongoing work, any increases in the quality and
quantity of our programs must come from the private sector.
We look forward
to partnering with our many friends and alumni to advance and ensure the
quality of a Northern Arizona University degree in engineering, mathematics,
and the sciences. We appreciate your enthusiasm and generosity in advancing