Join us in strengthening the next generation of public service professionals

When you support the School of Public Management and Policy, you strengthen a community of scholars and practitioners spanning the public, private, and nonprofit sectors devoted to the greater good.

Ways to Give: Get Involved!

Whether you just graduated or it has been many years, we hope that you will partner with us to make a difference in the lives of our current students. There are many ways to get involved:

Join us on SPMP LinkedIn and SPMP Facebook to connect with your fellow alumni and our current students

Volunteer by giving guest lectures, mentoring students, hosting a networking event, or overseeing an internship experience

Attend and promote SPMP events 

Or Give Financial Support

Already know the fund you would like to give to? You can use the UIS Giving site to give now.

Learn about opportunities to provide general support for our academic programs

UIS Public Administration Program: This fund provides support for the Public Administration Programming at UIS.

UIS Nonprofit Management Certification Fund: This fund provides unrestricted support for the Nonprofit Management Certification Program in the College of Public Affairs and Administration at UIS.

UIS Human Services Program: This fund provides money for special opportunities or extraordinary needs. Faculty and students can travel to a conference to present their research.

Contact us for Assistance: SPMP Director, Ty Dooley and Advancement Office, Terri Hempstead

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Changed jobs or locations recently? Have an award or honor to share? Email SPMP updates on your career and contact information. We love hearing from you!