​​The College of Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences is grateful for the many alumni, faculty, staff and friends who have chosen to make financial contributions to support our students and faculty. Your gift will assist the college and our departments with providing funding for scholarships, special research projects, workshops, conferences and guest speakers, to name a few.

To make a gift, please contact Lesa Smith, the college's development director, at 989-774-3341 or smith1ls@cmich.edu. You can also visit the university's online giving form.



Lesa SmithCHSBS Director of Development

Lesa Smith
Director of Development
103 Anspach Hall
(989) 774-3354

As the director of development for the College of Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences, my goal is to enhance communication and build relationships with donors, alumni and friends of the college's academic departments and programs​. My efforts include increasing private funding for the college and securing support for scholarships, faculty endowments, endowed speaker series, and enrichment programs.