The Office of Development works to build on The University of Alabama’s strong history of philanthropic support by fostering connections with individuals and organizations whose gifts fuel the University’s challenging academic programs and research enterprise. Areas of focus within the Office of Development include:

  • Annual Giving
  • Corporate and Foundation Relations
  • Major Gifts
  • Parent and Family Philanthropy
  • Principal Gifts


Our annual giving team provides options for donors to make an immediate impact on areas that are important to them, and development officers work directly with donors to match their interests with funding priorities throughout the University.

Donors who make gifts in support of UA’s mission make it possible for dedicated and deserving students to engage in world-class educational opportunities offered by outstanding faculty and researchers. Every gift, regardless of size, is meaningful and makes a difference.


Contact Information:

Office of Development
284 Rose Administration Building
Box 870122
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
Phone: 205-348-4767
Fax: 205-348-8871


To be the place of choice for talented, dedicated Development professionals who are passionate about working with philanthropists to make a substantive difference in our society through gifts to The University of Alabama.

Statement of Professional Responsibility

As we carry out our work as representatives of The University of Alabama, we are mindful that our actions are a reflection of the University. We are committed to maintaining its strong reputation by always upholding the highest standards of professionalism and ethics. We are performance driven, strive to continually improve, and always put the interests of the University and our donors first.

Shared Values


We work together within the Division and across campus to promote the mission of the University and meet the needs of our donors. We generously share our time and talent with our colleagues.


We strive to do the right thing by always acting truthfully, honorably and with transparency. We are authentic in our relationships with colleagues and donors.


We value the uniqueness and dignity of our colleagues and their contributions to The University of Alabama. We embrace our differences knowing we are better as a whole.


Every individual’s ideas and feedback are welcomed, appreciated and valued because we can make informed decisions only when all perspectives are heard. We share our thoughts in a professional and supportive manner.


We are committed to our donors and dedicate the time to earn their trust. We partner with them to meet their philanthropic goals while deepening their relationship with the University.


More Information

Endowing Gifts

Fundraising Priorities

Annual Giving

UA Crowdfunding

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