University Events

University Events and Promotions serves as the centralized event-planning team charged with supporting the university’s mission and advancement priorities.

USD Founders' Gala

The University Events and Promotions team plans and executes high-impact, signature events, for both internal and external audiences, on behalf of the President, Board of Trustees, and University Relations division, as well as significant university-wide and community events, such as special anniversaries, building dedications or fundraising campaigns.

Through these activities, the University Events and Promotions team provides outstanding experiences that enhance the understanding and appreciation for the University of San Diego, while fostering support and engagement in its mission. The dedicated team collaborates with various campus departments and offices to assist and advise on event protocol, conception and production, logistical coordination, facility layout, cost management, program design and event promotion. Event highlights include Homecoming and Family Weekend, Alumni Honors, Twilight Blues, President’s Club events, the Scholarship Luncheon, Grandparents Weekend and Founders’ Gala.