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The Office of Institutional Advancement and External Affairs works with alumni, individual donors, corporate and foundation funders, and governmental funding sources to develop resources to support the university’s initiatives.

Institutional Advancement assumes responsibility for gifts and grants, community engagement, and small business development. This dynamic team hosts various social and philanthropic events annually including alumni events, the President’s Scholarship Gala and the Women in Leadership Conference.


Institutional Advancement and External Affairs seeks to advance public understanding, build and strengthen lifelong relationships, and enhance philanthropy in support of Langston University.