Advancement Services

Welcome to Advancement Services

Our role is to provide information services to the offices within University Advancement.

We are located on 1 James Street North, Room 432.


To be among the leading providers of excellent and innovative services in the Advancement Field.


To provide accountable, efficient, effective and integrated biographical, donations, research and systems services in support of the McMaster University Advancement Mission our alumni and donors.


To maximize the accuracy of our database, to expedite tax receipts, to provide comprehensive research services along with leading edge system support and programming.

At McMaster, our goal is to prepare students to be among the intellectual, cultural, scientific and professional leaders of tomorrow. We do this by providing a learning experience that builds on the pioneering, inquiry-based approach that distinguishes McMaster from other leading research universities. But we can't do it without your help. Contact us to find out about giving to McMaster.