Purdue University

Giving to Purdue

University Development Office

How to Join PFSB

If you are a student leader with a passion for creating networks between students and alumni, a strong appreciation for Purdue, and a desire to participate in philanthropic activities with friends, then this is the organization for you!

Qualifications and Skills

  • Ability to represent the University in a professional manner
  • Extensive knowledge about Purdue and the ability to offer a unique perspective on University life to alumni
  • Creative and enthusiastic, with excellent public relations skills
  • Ability to communicate with alumni of all ages
  • Willingness to spend adequate time with the PFSB
  • Confidence to converse with strangers
  • Maturity to handle stressful situations

Training and Commitment

  • Year-long commitment (May-May)
  • Attend all PFSB committee meetings
  • Attend at least five Purdue-related special events per semester on campus and throughout the region
  • Be on time to all events
  • Participate in etiquette and training seminars for members
  • Dress appropriately for all events


Please contact Matt Murphy at murphy54@purdue.edu