Office of Institutional Advancement

The Office of Institutional Advancement is committed to the growth and prosperity of Kentucky State University and its programs, scholarships, facilities, academic quality, research capacity and outreach. Our team creates opportunities, builds partnerships and cultivates strong relationships with our alumni, donors, leaders, students, and University employees.

Kentucky State University Office of Institutional Advancement builds relationships and support for the university’s mission of academic leadership for the betterment of our Commonwealth and the state of our nation. Through our integrated efforts with the Alumni Association, marketing and communications,  and the KSU Foundation, we engage our many stakeholders, secure private support through a donor-centered approach, steward and manage gifts, foster community outreach and tell our story broadly to strengthen and position of the Commonwealth's only public HBCU.

The KSU Foundation is a separate nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization that accepts and manages private support for the benefit of Kentucky State University. The KSU Foundation closely partners with Institutional Advancement and the Office of the President to support the university’s strategic mission.


Office of Institutional Advancement
Hume Hall
Suite 202
400 East Main St.
Frankfort, KY 40601


Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Phone: (502) 597-5500