Our goal remains to be the first choice for business education in Illinois.

Contact me to learn more about how you can support your passion or browse our online gift planning resources.

Norris Porter '88, '89
Senior Director of Development,
College of Business
Illinois State University
Campus Box 3060
Normal, Illinois 61790-3060
(309) 438-2297 (office)
(309) 706-9242 (cell)
neporte@IllinoisState.edu

Toni Burningham '12, B.S.
Associate Director of Development
(309) 438-4303 (Office)
(309) 212-7163 (Cell)
tkburni@IllinoisState.edu

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Explore how you can support your passion for the College of Business in its efforts to remain the first choice in business education.

Supporting students

The Excellence Fund: Enriching the student experience

Every gift to the college is important and makes a difference. The Excellence Fund provides nonrestricted funds that enable the college to remain relevant and on the cutting edge. Your gifts are an investment in emerging talent and are critical to advancing the national reputation and excellence of the College of Business, enhancing the value and pride of an Illinois State degree. Support the Excellence Fund today.

Supporting faculty

The Academic Fund: Supporting faculty innovation

As tuition rises across the nation to meet budget shortfalls, the need for private funds has never been greater to help keep and Illinois State education affordable and to recruit and retain the highest quality faculty and staff. Our world-class faculty help make an Illinois State education unique by providing the best undergraduate experience for business majors. Support the Academic Fund today.

Supporting technology

The Technology Fund: Supporting electronic initiatives

The college spends several hundred thousand dollars annually on hardware, software, and database access for faculty research and to support student learning in and outside of the classroom. The replacement and recapitalization of technology is a high priority for the college. Private support enable the college to maintain a lifecycle that ensures students are trained using the latest technology and software that is available. Support the Technology Fund today.

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Contact us

University Advancement
Normal, Il 61790-3200
Phone: 309-438-2586