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Our Mission

The Division of University Advancement communicates the strategic objectives of Savannah State University to diverse audiences and cultivates relationships with alumni, donors, and the community; and, to generate external support that expands student and institutional achievement.

Our Vision

Securing the future of Savannah State University by fostering affinity for its mission and perpetuating its legacy.

Our Divisional Units

University Advancement is comprised of the following areas:  Advancement Services, Alumni Relations, Development, Event Services, Marketing & Communications, and the SSU Foundation, Inc.  As well, our unit works closely with the Savannah State National Alumni Association, Inc.

 

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Support SSU On Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, November 28, 2023
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The Tuesday after Thanksgiving is set aside as a day of support for institutions like Savannah State University, and causes that are dear to your heart.

A global day of charity, and social activisim through monetary support, gifts from alumni and friends like you, to the university on Giving Tuesday, support our ability to:

-> Recruit and retain students

-> Help undergraduates afford to stay on campus

-> Retain faculty members in a competitive market

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Donor Stories

Headshot of Cyrus Jackson

Cyrus Jackson

If you've ever perused the ethnic hair care section of any store, chances are you've seen a product created by Savannah State alumnus Cyrus ...


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Headshot of Clemontine Washington, ED.D., and Harold Washington

Clemontine Washington, ED.D., and Harold Washington

Four years ago, Clemontine Washington, Ed.D., approached her husband and son with a proposition that had been on her mind for some time ...


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Rosalind Kent

During her long career as a professor and reading coordinator at Savannah State University, Rosalind Kent always put students first ...


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Jacquelyn Stephens standing in front of the SSU football field

Jacquelyn W. Stephens, Ph.D.

When it comes to Savannah State University football fans, there may be no one more dedicated than Jacquelyn W. Stephens. In 1960, she ...


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Student Stories

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Ja'Bria Simmons

hometown: Savannah, GA, USA

major: Computer Information Systems

About Ja'Bria

Brandt Preyer

Brandt Preyer

hometown: Hoschton, GA, USA

major: Accounting

About Brandt

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Kier Prince

hometown: Atlanta, GA, USA

major: Political Science

About Kier

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Corliss Best

hometown: Savannah, GA, USA

major: Business Management

About Corliss

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Contact information

LeAndrea MikellLeAndrea Mikell

Interim VP for University Advancement

mikell@savannahstate.edu

Lisa JonesLisa Jones

Development Officer

jonesl@savannahstate.edu

OFFICE LOCATION AND MAILING ADDRESS:

Office Location: Hill Hall, 1st Floor

Mailing Address:
Savannah State University
University Advancement
3219 College Street, Box 20439
Savannah, GA 31404
Phone: (912) 358-3059
Fax: (912) 358-3665
ua@savannahstate.edu

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