Welcome to University Advancement

Committed to promoting and supporting UW-Parkside’s mission of providing an affordable, accessible higher education, University Advancement is dedicated to fostering enduring relationships and encouraging philanthropic support among alumni and friends, government policy makers, the media, and members of the community.

To carry out the public outreach and philanthropic needs of the university, the main functions of University Advancement include alumni relations, fundraising, and marketing and communications.

The UW-Parkside Foundation is closely aligned with University Advancement and all private gifts to UW-Parkside are made through the Foundation.