Office of Institutional Advancement

Administration Building with Rainbow OverheadThe Office of Institutional Advancement is composed of:

These three programs work hand-in-hand to secure increased public and private support for Merced College.


The Office of Institutional Advancement supports Merced College through a variety of public relations, community outreach, and fund-raising activities. Institutional Advancement helps develop a positive public image for the college, build lasting and beneficial relationships with all college constituencies, and raise private, financial support.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Office of Institutional Advancement  is to provide support for Merced College’s programs and services through the development of private gifts, promotion of public advocacy, and encouragement of community participation.