The University Advancement Division assists the university in achieving its single
purpose "to develop educated persons" by:
- Providing financial support from the private sector.
- Promoting public support.
- Encouraging volunteerism.
- Providing co-curricular educational activities and events.
Office of University Advancement
The Office of University Advancement is responsible for the university's fund-raising
activities and for maintaining relationships with its donors and alumni. The university
advancement staff works closely with the Missouri State University Foundation to raise raise over $25 million during fiscal year 2021. The alumni staff works with
the Missouri State University Alumni Association to provide a variety of programs and services to the University's over 130,000 alumni.
Visit the Missouri State Foundation web site for more information about the following:
University Advancement Staff