The Office of Development at the American University of Beirut serves as the liaison between the University and alumni/ae, friends and organizations.
We encourage and assist individuals and organizations interested in furthering the work of the University, and seek to enhance support through outright gifts, pledges, gifts to endowments, gifts in kind, and other forms of financial contribution.
The Office of Development is in close touch with the University's alumni/ae, parents and friends around the world to build on our tradition of loyalty and open communication and to ensure that the AUB family prospers.
In 2007, AUB successfully completed the Campaign for Excellence, which started in 2002 and exceeded its target goal of $140 million by raising more than $171 million. Read more.
AUBMC to Establish the Pillar Genomics Institute of Precision Medicine
On Monday February 15, 2016, Mr. Youssef El-Zein (of Pillar Partners), President Fadlo Khuri, and EVP/ Dean Mohamed H. Sayegh signed a pledge agreement for the establishment of the Pillar Genomics Institute of Precision Medicine at AUBMC. The agreement was signed in the presence of friends and family of Mr. Youssef El-Zein, Trustee David Bickers, Associate Deans, and members of the task force that worked on the Strategic Plan Development Study for the Genomics Institute. Read more.