Calling all Redbirds

We are currently calling alumni from the following colleges:

  • College of Applied Science and Technology
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • Mennonite College of Nursing

For more information

Lora Wey
Executive Director, Annual Giving
(309) 438-2592

ISU Telefund Center

Telefund calling takes place all year, Sunday through Thursday, in the evenings. Our student callers:

  • Thank donors for their financial support
  • Update records
  • Provide information about Illinois State events
  • Negotiate and secure pledges for the Annual Giving program

Student callers serve as an important link connecting Illinois State University to alumni, parents, and friends.

Who do we call?

We call alumni, parents, and friends of the University. 

WHY HAVE I not received a call?

You may have not received a call because we are not calling your college at this time or we do not have the correct contact information on file. If you would like to receive a call from our student callers, update your information.

Interested in joining our team?

Serve as an ambassador for Illinois State through the Annual Giving office.


  • Starting pay is $8.25 per hour with opportunities for cash bonuses, incentives, and advancement
  • Casual work environment
  • Reminisce with alumni, parents, and friends of Illinois State University and ask for support of the annual funds
  • Always have Fridays and Saturdays off

We'll train you to get the most out of this valuable experience! Contact Lora Wey about employment opportunities.


Illinois State University

Contact us

University Advancement
Campus Box 3200
Normal, Il 61790-3200
Phone: 309-438-7681