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The Appalachian Center & Appalachian Studies Program is a vibrant community consisting of undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty, staff, and community members. Representing a wide array of disciplines from colleges across the University, affiliates partner with Appalachian communities, conduct research, lead community engagement projects, and teach courses relating to the region.

To become an Appalachian Center affiliate, please complete the following form:

Appalachian Center Affiliation Application

To become a faculty affiliate for the Appalachian Studies Program please complete the following form:

Appalachian Studies Faculty Affiliation Application