Development and Alumni Relations

Welcome Cougar friends

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The Office of Development & Alumni Relations has two major roles: fundraising for WSU Vancouver and serving as a liaison between alumni and the university.


Cougar head spirit mark.

Supported by the WSU Foundation, we foster private giving to supplement WSU Vancouver’s state and federal revenues for capital, operating and student assistance.

Alumni Relations

Volunteers planting flowers.

We serve the WSU Alumni Association, working to increase its membership and expand the ways alumni and friends can meaningfully engage with WSU Vancouver. Join us today!

New opportunities from philanthropic gifts

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WSU Vancouver has received four significant philanthropic gifts recently, enabling the university to improve educational opportunities for students. Read article.

Get connected

Get involved by attending events, volunteering and more.

Contact us by phone at 360-546-9600 or by email