The Office of Advancement is the primary contact between Gies College of Business and thousands of alumni, donors, and friends throughout the world. The Office spearheads the College’s efforts to foster lifelong connections between the College and its alumni and friends through meaningful and impactful engagement opportunities such as interactions with students and faculty, events, and making gifts to support scholarships, innovative programs, and faculty excellence.

The Office of Advancement is the access point to the College’s alumni, donors, and friends and is a resource for other units in the College when interacting with these groups. Please communicate and coordinate with the Office of Advancement for the following:

  • events, interactions, engagement or communications with alumni or donors
  • information regarding gifts and contributions to the College, including gifts-in-kind to programs or units
  • corporate partnership opportunities


Advancement Team