University Academy relies on families
of students and the community to supplement the time and resources the
faculty and staff devote to educating and shaping well-rounded citizens.
To learn more about volunteer opportunities, click HERE.
Please consider being a mentor to a
University Academy alum, this is an excellent opportunity to share your
knowledge and resources. To learn more, please contact David Rucker at David@FriendsofUA.org or 816-561-7602.
Please consider offering
University Academy alumni internship opportunities. Internships provide
our alums with real world experience that is critical for attaining
future job and graduate school opportunities. For more information,
please contact David Rucker at David@FriendsofUA.org or 816-561-7602.
Friends of University Academy
(“Friends of UA”) was established to support special programs and
educational opportunities for University Academy students and alumni, as
well as operate an Alumni Support Program. Additionally, it engages in
other activities that support the mission or vision of University
Academy or that build community support for University Academy.
Friends of UA identifies special programs and educational
opportunities to support. For example, donations have been used to pay
for scholarships for summer study abroad opportunities with the
Experiment in International Living, scholarships for summer
wilderness/leadership courses with the National Outdoor Leadership
School, and several programs that provide books to students for their
home libraries. Additionally, Friends of UA operates a program which
supports alumni of University Academy in their pursuit to achieve their
academic and career goals.
Friends of UA is a tax-exempt 501(c) 3 organization. Gifts to Friends of UA are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.
To learn more please click on the logo below to visit the website of Friends of University Academy. Click HERE to view the 2014 Friends of U.A. Gala video.