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Dan Montplaisir

Office of the Vice President

Dan Montplaisir is the vice president for university advancement. The office is located on the fifth floor of the CLA Building (98) Tower. To contact the office, call (909) 869-4997 or email

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Advancement Services

Advancement Services includes prospect research and management, stewardship and donor relations, gift processing and data analysis. It provides record keeping of alumni and donors, coordinating those efforts with I&IT.

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A strong foundation of supporters is essential in building excellence and making a lasting difference. Through gifts large and small, we can touch the lives of current and future students, promote research, support programs and help the greater community.

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Central Development

Central Development is dedicated to providing campuswide leadership and develop strategic partnerships to invest in the activities that impact the mission throughout Cal Poly Pomona and our community. 

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External Relations

Cal Poly Pomona relies on the support of its alumni, friends and civic leaders. Community events such as Matt's Run and the Southern California Tasting & Auction support students and higher education. In addition, the Alumni Association offers activities and services for alumni. 

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Government and Community Relations

The Office of Governmental and Community Relations oversees all communication and outreach between local, state, and federal offices and the Cal Poly Pomona community. The mission of Government and Community Relations is to work with elected officials and government agencies to advocate for the university on behalf of our students, faculty and staff.

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Strategic Communications

Strategic Communications serves as the university’s central communications office, which includes media relations, branding, social media, publications and photographic services.