Advancement Services

Provides support for Development as well as alumni and friends. Responsible for gift processing, alumni and friends database maintenance, reporting and systems liaison with ITS.

Alumni Affairs

ASU values its relationship with alumni and friends as important members of the Appalachian Family. Building upon these relationships provides the advocacy and support needed to make ASU a premier comprehensive university.


University Advancement's mission and vision are to develop and nurture relationships with alumni, friends, corporations and foundations to foster goodwill, maximize private financial support and strengthen the reputation of Appalachian State University.


The ASU Foundation exists solely to help create the best possible leaning environment for ASU students. During the past decade, the Foundation has provided more than $60 million in scholarship and academic program support.