About Us

The Office of Development and Alumni Relations (DAR) at the University of Pennsylvania plays a critical role in providing the resources that maintain the University’s current strength and support its vision for the future. Excellence in education, research, and service to the community, as well as the fostering of lifelong connections with alumni, friends, and their families, requires continued investment, and DAR is committed to securing the funds needed to support and encourage lifelong participation with the University.

About Us provides information on the leadership and offices that serve Penn's Development and Alumni Relations mission.

A Message from President Amy Gutmann: Let Penn President Amy Gutmann relate the vision for Penn's future.

Development Offices: View and find contact information for the people who comprise Penn's Development Offices.

Alumni Relations Offices: View and find contact information for the people who comprise Penn's Alumni Relations Offices.

University Development & Alumni Relations Leadership Council: Comprised of members of the Trustee Development Committee as well as representatives from each School and Center and Central fundraising areas, the University Development & Alumni Relations Leadership Council reinforces the sense of integration and collaboration of development and alumni relations efforts across Penn and works to advance our shared, University-wide philanthropic and engagement goals and priorities.

Careers in Development & Alumni Relations: Join the team that makes possible the University's Development & Alumni Relations missions.