Division of University Advancement Offices

  • The division’s offices accomplish a wide array of tasks to keep IUP’s constituents connected to the university, to engage volunteers, and to act as good stewards for those who support the university.

    • Advancement Services, 724-357-5662
      Manages biographical and other data, acts as the receiving arm for gifts to the university, oversees gift reporting.

    • Alumni and Friends, 724-357-7942
      Plans and hosts most events for alumni, manages the online alumni community, oversees the Distinguished Alumni Awards program, Alumni Reunion Weekend, and the alumni portion of Homecoming weekend.

    • Development/Fundraising, 724-357-2324
      Developing financial support for the university, this area includes Annual Giving and Phonathon, major giving, development research, and donor relations.

    • Engagement and University Events, 724-357-2145
      Manages over 250 events of various types each year, focusing on the President’s entertaining schedule and other major university events, and working with many campus departments to help develop, implement, and support IUP events. 

    IUP partners with the Foundation for IUP and the IUP Alumni Association. The University Advancement team works closely with both.