New in the 2017 survey: Alumni were asked about their preferences for potential future on-campus facilities provided at Alumni House.
Interest in increased facilities for special events was a top response, with 88% of respondents indicating interest in on-campus alumni space for special events, including engagements with notable speakers, conferences and lectures, and athletics watch parties.
62% of respondents also indicated interest in an on-campus lounge space for alumni to socialize together.
62% of alumni surveyed said they would visit Alumni House more often or much more often if additional facilities were offered.
Alumni on Campus
Alumni respondents reported that they would visit campus more often if additional facilities were offered at Alumni House.
Their top five interests in visiting campus were:
- Event space
- Pre-event food and drink options
- Large venue to host notable guests
- Lounge area
- Theater space