Henry Koffler


Henry Koffler was the first University of Arizona alumnus to serve as president (1982-1991), and his nine-year tenure saw increases in enrollment, number of faculty and staff, and research expenditures.

About Henry Koffler

Please join the University of Arizona for
A Tribute to the Life of Dr. Henry Koffler
The First Alumnus President of the University of Arizona

Program and Reception
3-5 p.m.
Monday, November 19, 2018

Crowder Hall
1017 North Olive Road
Fred Fox School of Music
Tucson, AZ



Please contact Presidential Events at 520-626-4349 or presrsvp [at] email.arizona.edu if disability-related accommodations are requested.


The Koffler Prizes, established through the generosity of Henry and Phyllis Koffler in 2000, recognize outstanding accomplishment in the areas of teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity or public service/outreach.


If you are interested in making a memorial gift, please visit uafoundation.org/koffler.

November 19 Event Livestream

The Henry Koffler Tribute event will be available for livestream using the video link below on Monday, November 19, starting at 2:30 p.m. MST.