Illinois BAN - UIllinois Black Alumni Network


Provide comprehensive program opportunities (i.e. social, educational, professional, and service) for alumni, students, and faculty, of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, which foster a stronger relationship between these groups, School, and community.

Mission Statement. To facilitate networking opportunities between Black alumni, Black students, faculty and staff, by hosting activities as well as serving as a resource bank for exchanging career and other pertinent information to all constituencies and stakeholders.


The BAN consists of individuals committed to promoting the welfare and interests of the University of Illinois and the mission of the BAN.  The BAN is an affiliate organization of the University of Illinois Alumni Assocation (UIAA).

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