Building and engaging a network of alumni and friends in support of UNC drives the work of alumni relations staff and volunteers. The team is responsible for managing the UNC Alumni Association, directing university events like Commencement, facilitating student-alumni connections in support of career readiness, and coordinating alumni outreach on behalf of UNC's academic colleges and programs. Visit the UNC alumni website for information and opportunities to get involved in the UNC Bear Network.
Every gift to UNC, no matter the size or designation, will make a difference in the education of our students, the research of our faculty, and in the service that we provide our community. To facilitate UNC's advancement, the university's centralized development team works closely with local, national and corporate constituents to connect donor passion with institutional priorities. Visit UNC Give for information regarding the impact of philanthropy at UNC.
Advancement operations and annual giving staff oversee direct mail and telephone solicitation, donor and alumni analytics, reporting, gift processing, and fulfill university requests for gift, alumni and career data. Visit advancement services and UNC Give pages to learn more.
Marketing & Communication
The university’s communication and marketing staff support, trumpet and advance the work of UNC and its people. The team is responsible for marketing and creative services, web communication, and news and public relations.