Welcome to a New Era in Clark Atlanta University's Institutional Advancement!
We're thrilled to embark on this journey, collaborating with our cherished alumni chapters, corporate partners, and global community. Our mission: to elevate CAU to new heights.
At the heart of it all is our Panther Pride—a shared bond that grows stronger with every student's success. Together, we're enhancing academic excellence, improving facilities, offering scholarships, and boosting academic programs.
Under President George T. French, Jr.'s guidance, we're committed to engaging our diverse community like never before. We need your active participation to realize our sustainability goals!
Institutional Advancement is spearheading fundraising efforts to secure CAU's lasting success. Join us in ensuring your alma mater's bright future. Explore our campaigns and consider contributing today. Reach out to our Office of Institutional Advancement for assistance or more information.
The future of CAU depends on YOU. Show your Panther Pride—be part of the transformation!
Richard L. Lucas, Jr., Ph.D.
Vice President and Chief Advancement Officer
Office of Institutional Advancement
Clark Atlanta University
The Institutional Advancement team of dedicated development officers serves as the driving force behind fundraising endeavors at Clark Atlanta University.
With unwavering commitment and a passion for advancing our institution, we tirelessly work to connect with alumni, friends, and partners who share our vision for CAU’s future.
Through strategic initiatives and personalized engagement, we aim to secure the necessary resources that will empower our university to thrive and continue its legacy of excellence in education.
Together, we forge partnerships and build bridges, ensuring that CAU remains a beacon of opportunity, innovation, and achievement for generations to come.
The CAU Alumni Relations Department is dedicated to fostering, nurturing, and fortifying connections with our esteemed alumni community. Their primary focus is to inspire alumni support and contributions to the university. Additionally, we take charge of meticulously documenting and preserving alumni records, collaborating closely with the national alumni association and its affiliates, and overseeing all matters related to alumni communications, events, and volunteer engagement.
Advancement Services provides comprehensive services and stewardship to support fundraising efforts of the Office of Institutional Advancement. The department focuses on the following:
Marketing and Communications play a pivotal role in upholding the cohesive editorial and graphic identity across all official publications and marketing materials of Clark Atlanta University.
With unwavering dedication to quality and consistency, our team ensures that each communication piece resonates with the university’s values and messaging.
Through meticulous attention to detail and creative design, we strive to convey the essence of CAU’s excellence and innovation, providing our community with engaging and impactful content that reflects the university’s unwavering commitment to academic distinction and growth.
The CAU Governmental Affairs team strategically positions and aligns CAU within the federal, state, and local levels of government, as well as the non-profit sector, to achieve our objectives effectively in order to: