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Your gift creates positive impact by supporting key programs that unite Jayhawks

WHY GIVE

The KU Alumni Association helps Jayhawks tell KU’s story in all corners of the world.

Home is where the Jayhawk is.

Make a contribution today and we’ll send you our exclusive Jayhawk welcome mat!

Contributions of $25 or more are eligible to receive the Jayhawk welcome mat as a complimentary gift. The mat measures 20″x30″. 

What is the
Presidents Club?

Members of the KU Alumni Association’s Presidents Club annually give $1,000 or more to help support the creation and expansion of programs to better serve KU and its alumni, friends and students.

To give now to the Association, please make an online gift through KU Endowment. For more information about endowed funds for the Alumni Association, contact Angie Storey, senior vice president of donor relations, at 785.964.4761 or toll free at 800.584.2957

PROGRAMS IN GREATEST

Need

Your gift helps support KU Alumni Association programs that advance the mission of the University of Kansas by uniting a global network of Jayhawks and increasing the value of KU degrees.

Legacy Student Recruitment

Being a Jayhawk is a family tradition for many of us. The KU Alumni Association can help keep that tradition going strong for generations. As the children and grandchildren of KU alumni begin thinking about college options, the information below may help your future Jayhawk find his or her way to the Hill.

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Alumni Networks

The KU Alumni Association offers networks and clubs throughout the state, across the country and around the world. These groups get together to watch games, enjoy KU camaraderie, recruit the best incoming students to KU and work to strengthen the University.

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Kansas Alumni Magazine

Kansas Alumni magazine shares stories of the University of Kansas. The magazine supports the University’s mission of teaching, research and public service by informing and educating alumni and by strengthening their connection to KU, reminding them that they remain part of the Jayhawk family, no matter where they live or how long ago they left the Hill.

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Jayhawks for Higher Education

Jayhawks for Higher Education members communicate the importance of the University and higher education to the Kansas Legislature. Alumni advocacy is a longstanding tradition of the KU Alumni Association as an independent nonprofit organization. Informed advocates help strengthen the University.

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Other Ways to Engage

KU virtual events, resources and stories designed to connect Jayhawks everywhere.

Join/Renew

Stay connected to KU with affordable membership options for every Jayhawk.

Volunteer

Volunteer positions are available in your network, or you can help establish a network in your area if one doesn't exist.

Sponsor

We thank our corporate partners for their creative sponsorships as well as digital and print advertising. Partners are part of the KU Alumni Association Family.

Mentor

Explore our mentor matching program for students and alumni to create connections, provide professional insight and opportunities.

Contact us for more info

Angie Storey

Senior Vice President of Donor and Member Relations

Email
angiestorey@kualumni.org

Call
785.964.4761

Danielle Hoover

Senior Director of Donor Relations

Email
dhoover@kualumni.org

Call
785.259.9316

Heather Hawkins

Senior Director of Stewardship and Events

Email
hrhawkins@kualumni.org

Call
785.864.1738