D. H. Ramsey Library Special Collections and University Archives


University Advancement


7.1 Office of University Relations, 1972-1995

Holds historically significant materials prepared or received by, or relating to, the office of University Relations, primarily dated from the mid 1980's to the mid 1990s.


7.2 UNCA Foundation, 1967-2001

In 1965, the Asheville-Biltmore College Foundation Inc. was established, and subsequently raised money for the college, primarily to support the library and student scholarships. Following the formation of UNCA in 1969, the foundation was reorganized as the University of North Carolina at Asheville Foundation, Inc. This archive holds historically significant papers prepared, or received, by the UNCA Foundation, and some documents referring to the Asheville-Biltmore College Foundation.


7.3 NC Center for Creative Retirement, 1984-1996

This archive holds historically significant materials regarding the North Carolina Center for Creative Retirement (now Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) at UNC Asheville. The materials cover the period immediately prior to the creation of the Center in 1987, through 1996.


7.4 Alumni Association, 1929-1994

Primarily contains historically significant materials regarding the Alumni Association of the University of North Carolina Asheville between 1969 and 1994. Some records relating to the Asheville-Biltmore College Alumni Association, which preceded the Alumni Association of UNCA are included.


7.5 Public Information Office, News Releases, 1983-1990

Selected historically significant significant news releases issued by the Public Information Office of UNC Asheville between 1983 and 1990. No materials from 1987 are included.


7.6 Community Leadership Programs, 1982-2008

Contains historically significant materials from community development programs at UNC Asheville, primarily the Leadership Asheville Program, but there are also records from Leadership Hendersonville, Leadership Haywood, and Youth Leadership Asheville


7.7 Division of University Advancement Records, 1987-2015

Contains historically significant materials from the Division of University Advancement at UNC Asheville, primarily covering grants and donations received by the university.