Save Spartan memories forever with your gift!

We have hundreds of film reels and videotapes documenting athletics and campus events from the 1930s - 1990s.

This collection must be restored and digitized soon – before the content is lost to time.

You can help preserve this Spartan history with a gift to the MSU Film and Video Preservation Fund!

Donate to Film & Video Fund



University Archives & Historical Collections (UAHC) is responsible for preserving the rich heritage and legacy of Michigan State University. This could not be accomplished without the generous support of alumni, friends, and donors.

Monetary donations

If you wish to make a donation online, please visit University Development.

To make a donation by check, please make it payable to Michigan State University and include MSU Archives (AB17) in the memo line, and send to:

University Archives & Historical Collections
Michigan State University
Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing, MI 48824-1327



Never forget that the reputation of this College depends to a large extend on the records and reputations of its alumni.  For that reason, Michigan State will always be interested in you and what you do. 
John Hannah, 1949

Your history is our country’s history. Letters from relatives, a grandparent’s diary, old family photographs, and other materials collected over the years provide unique information about your life and the history of your family.  When you donate personal or family papers to an archive, your family history becomes a permanent part of the community’s—and the nation’s—collective memory.  

Retiring faculty or staff should use our Guidelines for Retiring Faculty and Staff On Donating Materials as a resource for donating your papers to the MSU Archives. We value your contributions to MSU's heritage.

We also welcome donations of materials from student organizations. Please see our flyer.

If you wish to donate personal papers, photographs, scrapbooks, audio-visual materials, or other in-kind materials, please contact Sarah Roberts, acquisitions archivist of the UAHC. 

Sarah Roberts
University Archives & Historical Collections
Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing, MI 48824-1327
Phone: (517) 355-2330



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