The Office of Alumni Affairs and the CTC/CSU Alumni Association are dedicated to the advancement of Chicago State University and the interests of graduates of CSU and its predecessor institutions: Chicago Normal College, Chicago Teachers College, Illinois Teachers College – Chicago South, and Chicago State College. The Association is governed by a Board of Directors and includes representation from the Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences and the Division of Continuing Education and Non-Traditional Programs.
The Alumni Association raises funds to provide scholarships for students and support for academic and administrative initiatives that benefit the entire CSU community. The Association also promotes recognition of alumni achievements and offers opportunities for graduates to network with each other and with university faculty, staff and students. Alumni Board members are responsible for advising university leaders on matters of interest to the CTC/CSU alumni community, setting Alumni Association priorities and supporting Alumni Association programs and events.