University of Illinois Alumni AllianceFounded in 1873, the University of Illinois Alumni Alliance is an independent, not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization, governed by a volunteer board of directors. Its purpose is to oversee services that benefit alumni engagement at a system level.
The mission of the Alliance is to enhance and advance the relationship between the University of Illinois System (hereinafter, the “System”) and all its alumni; to inspire lifelong loyalty and pride among alumni and friends by strengthening their relationship with the System; and to educate the public about the value of the System and its alumni. The objectives of this Alliance are educational and charitable. The Alliance functions as an advocate for the alumni and the System by informing interested parties of current issues, events, and accomplishments of alumni and the System. In fulfilling its mission, the Alliance may provide a variety of services to the System and its alumni.