Office of University Advancement
Charitable giving has an enormous impact on the life of the University. The Office of University Advancement seeks to establish philanthropic opportunities and partnerships for the University’s many alumni and friends. By engaging individuals, businesses, foundations and others in the University’s goals, we create meaningful philanthropic partnerships that strengthen Fairleigh Dickinson University now and in the future.
Administration & Staff
Richard Reiss, Senior Vice President for University Advancement
As the University’s chief development officer, the senior vice president for university advancement provides direction for and leadership to the University’s philanthropic and alumni relations programs. Reporting directly to the President, he is a member of the President’s Cabinet and the liaison to the Board of Trustees’ Advancement Committee. Current initiatives include expanding meaningful alumni programming and the implementation of a comprehensive major gifts effort.