Advancement Services

Advancement Services provide the backbone of an organization's advancement operations.  Our advancement services professionals gather, organize, manage and disseminate information to guide the sound and effective advancement and overall business decisions of the University Advancement department. Advancement Services establishes principles, adheres to guidelines and applies technical solutions to minimize risk, and maximize philanthropic investment, in our organization. We protect and advance the missions of SSU and the interests of those who support the mission.

Description of Advancement Services Functions

Functions that are regularly managed by our advancement services departments include:

Key Duties of Advancement Services Professionals

As part of their responsibilities, advancement services professionals are routinely called upon to:

Best Practices for Advancement Services