Alumni Relations

Each graduate, former student, current student, and friend of IU Southeast has a lifelong connection to our University. The IU Southeast Alumni Association helps forge these connections into ongoing, engaging relationships with IU Southeast. Today, the IU Alumni Association brings 600,000 IU graduates together to support one another and Indiana University throughout their lives.

Marketing and Communications

The office’s primary mission is to promote and protect the reputation of IU Southeast both externally and internally. Staff members lead and shape institutional messaging through clear and consistent written, spoken, and visual communications. They are responsible for building and maintaining relationships with news, information, and entertainment media promoting public awareness of IU Southeast and its value to the community, region, state, nation, and world. The office is comprised of public relations specialists, marketing experts, messaging specialists, designers, writers, media liaisons, social media strategists, and more. To learn more, please visit the Office of Marketing and Communication website.


The Office of Development plans, coordinates and implements fundraising programs among alumni, friends, corporations and foundations. Private gifts are used to fund scholarships as well as many other programs, research, buildings and renovations. The Office of Development is dedicated to serving the Indiana University Southeast campus to insure the efficient pursuit of private funding as appropriate for all fundraising efforts. The Office of Development serves as the primary contact for all fundraising activities and focuses on the encouragement of alumni and friends who want to make a difference. Cultivating good donor relations and lasting relationships with businesses and friends throughout our community and region is one of our primary goals.

Special Events

Special events has the pleasure of participating in some of IU Southeast’s most treasured occasions, including Freshman Induction, Founders Day, Commencement, groundbreakings, building dedications, and many others. As part of the IU Southeast’s overall external outreach efforts, Special Events is responsible for the planning, coordination and execution of events sponsored by the Chancellor’s Office or Advancement. The office of Special Events supports the efforts of the Office of Advancement to establish and maintain a positive, visible image of IU Southeast throughout the university and community.