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Partner With Us

There is great value in partnerships.
We help you reach a targeted, engaged audience in meaningful ways that will help you, your company or organization. In turn, our members enjoy the “over the top” aspect that partners and sponsors bring to our events. Exclusive access, savings or special experiences also make the Boise State Alumni and Friends’ experience even more rewarding.

Connect. Engage. Grow.

Position your company in front of thousands of enthusiastic Boise State University Alumni, friends of the university, and students.

  • 86,529 living graduates
  • 58,632 living graduates in Idaho
  • 46,789 living in the Treasure Valley
  • 28,167 living grads outside of Idaho
  • 21,389 recent grads in Idaho (0-10 years post-graduation)
  • Alumni eNews reaches more than 62,000 inboxes monthly
  • Website (2015): 96K pageviews, 50K sessions and average session duration 1:27
  • Website (2016): 105K pageviews, 59K sessions and average session duration 1:17
  • Social media: LinkedIn – 4,700, Twitter – 2,200, Facebook – 2,000, Instagram – 800

We have the ability to target a wide variety of populations. Our regional chapters also seek and support partnerships.

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Whether you want to reach Boise State alumni and friends with special offers or build interest and loyalty in your product or brand, there are many ways to partner with us. The tabs open up to partnership types and levels guiding you through a simple process that connects you with our alumni relations team.

PROUD SPONSORS

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AFFINITY PARTNERS

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BENEFIT PARTNERS

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IN-KIND PARTNERSin-kind partner logos

Ways you can partner with us:

  • Stand out as a supporter of Boise State. As a Boise State University Alumni Association sponsor, your brand will have an opportunity to be associated with one of Idaho’s most visible and respected institutions of higher learning, Boise State. Your involvement strengthens the alumni association’s support efforts of students, faculty and the university as a whole.

    Examples of sponsorship opportunities include the Distinguished Alumni Awards Gala, Member Appreciation Barbecue, Top Ten Scholars and Bronco Bash events to mention a few.

    See sponsorship levels here. Please complete this form that starts the sponsorship process for all eligible sponsors.

    Title Sponsor ($15,000+)

    • Sponsor level listing and access to annual events and communications
    • Company name listed on Alumni Association web site landing page
    • Promotional marketing insert for Grad Boxes at Grad Fair
    • Benefit partner to members (must provide discount or special offer)
    • Company name listed on signage at event registration tables
    • Program acknowledgement
    • Prominent banner placement outside of receptions (with exception to events that may have conflicting sponsors)
    • Opportunity to have marketing collateral at events
    • Signage placement inside receptions (with exception to events that may have conflicting sponsors)
    • Recognition in Alumni monthly eNews
    • Company name/logo prominently displayed on event website and partner page
    • Company name/logo on invitations to event
    • Social media campaign
    • Admission to events (Distinguished Alumni Awards Gala & Top 10 Scholars table)

    Blue Sponsor ($10,000)

    • Sponsor level listing and access to annual events and communications
    • Promotional marketing insert for Grad Boxes at Grad Fair
    • Benefit partner to members (must provide discount or special offer)
    • Company name listed on signage at event registration tables
    • Program acknowledgement
    • Prominent banner placement outside of receptions (with exception to events that may have conflicting sponsors)
    • Opportunity to have marketing collateral and table at events
    • Company name/logo prominently displayed on event website and partner page
    • Recognition in Alumni monthly eNews
    • Social media campaign
    • Admission to event for 8 people

    Orange Sponsor ($7,500)

    • One time hallmark event sponsor – category exclusivity
    • Admission to event for 8 people
    • Benefit partner to members (must provide discount or special offer)
    • Company name on all marketing for event
    • Company name/logo on all invitations for event
    • Company name/logo in event program
    • Company name/logo prominently displayed on event website and partner page
    • Signage at event
    • Social media promoting the partnership

    White Sponsor ($5,000)

    • One time event sponsor
    • Admission to event for 8 people
    • Benefit partner to members (must provide discount or special offer)
    • Company name listed in program for event
    • Company name on all marketing for event
    • Company logo on event website and partner page
    • Social media

    Buster Sponsor ($2,500)

    • One time event sponsor
    • Admission to event for 4 people
    • Benefit partner to members (must provide discount or special offer)
    • Company name listed in program for event
    • Company logo on event website and partner page
    • Social media

    Bronco Sponsor ($1,000)

    • One time event sponsor
    • Company listed in program
    • Company name on event landing page of our website
    • Social media

  • The Boise State alumni association offers valuable discounts at local and national businesses to alumni and supporters who are members of the alumni association as a benefit of membership.

    Your business can participate by offering a discount to members each time they present their membership card.

    We promote the value of membership on our website, publications, appeals and at our events. As a benefit partner, you will receive heightened visibility, meaningful connections, shape customer attitudes, find your niche market, showcase product attributes or services, differentiate from your competitors and grow your business. The cost of being a benefit parter is $500 per year.

    Please complete this form that starts the Benefit Partner process for all eligible partners.

    Go to Boise State’s Member Benefits page to see the current benefits and partners.

  • Reach your target audience through a trusted source—the Boise State University Alumni Association.

    Affinity marketing is a concept that consists of a partnership between a company and an organization that brings people who share the same interests together.

    Our alumni association has partnered with select businesses to provide alumni with cost effective group rates and discounts for home, health and auto insurance as well as travel savings and a Boise State Alumni Wine Collection program (coming soon!)

    Your involvement strengthens the alumni association’s support efforts of students, faculty and the university as a whole.

    Please complete this form that starts the Affinity Partner process for all eligible partners.

  • Events are a great way to stand out as a supporter of Boise State. As a Boise State University Alumni Association sponsor, your brand will have an opportunity to be associated with one of Idaho’s most visible and respected institutions of higher learning, Boise State. Your involvement strengthens the alumni association’s support efforts of students, faculty and the university as a whole. Event sponsorship varies by event.

    Types of Event Sponsors

    • Presenting sponsor
    • In-kind
    • Co-sponsors

    Opportunities for Event Sponsors

    • Logo on invitations & hyperlinked from event landing page
    • Table at event
    • Newsletter
    • Opportunity to be included in membership packages at certain levels
    • Event signage & marketing collateral placement
    • Social media campaigns

    Please complete this form that starts the partnership process for all eligible event supporters.

    Partner on these events such as these:

    Past Alumni Leaders Reception

    The Past Alumni Leaders is an alumni chapter welcoming all former Boise State Alumni Association board members, including ex-officio and honorary members. This active and engaged alumni group meets frequently throughout the year, often culminating on a reception attached to a Boise State Basketball home game.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PALS RECEPTION

    Alumni Bronco Basketball Game Member Reception

    Every year, we celebrate our alumni by sponsoring and hosting one Boise State Men’s Basketball home game. At this game, there are ticket discounts for alumni as well as special promotions and giveaways to alumni association members. Be the first to sponsor an exclusive members-only reception off campus prior to the basketball game.

    Networking Event for Recent Grads

    Based on a recent alumni pulse survey, our recent graduates (0-10 years) are seeking career and networking opportunities. Throughout the year, we focus these events on gathering recent graduates to facilitate networking with each other and prominent alumni/business owners in the area.

    Grad Fair

    The Boise State Grad Fair is the one-stop shop for all things commencement.The Grad Box saves students 30% on regalia plus provides a plethora of congratulatory goodies/coupons and  a free one-year membership to the alumni association.

    Cap Decorating Party

    This is our way to welcome Boise State’s newest graduates and celebrate their achievement! Graduating seniors are invited to show their creativity, pride and excitement by decorating their grad cap at this fun and exciting event.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT THE CAP DECORATING PARTY

    Board Meetings

    The Boise State Alumni Association Board of Directors is comprised of Boise State alumni committed to providing guidance and support to the alumni association. It is comprised of up to 30 voting members and seven officers. Four board meetings are held throughout the year.

    Top Ten Scholars Awards Reception

    Presented by the Boise State Alumni Association and Boise State Honors College, the Top Ten Scholar Award is the highest academic honor granted to a Boise State University undergraduate student. Each spring the recipients are recognized, along with their honored faculty, at the annual Top Ten Scholars Award Reception.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT THE TOP TEN SCHOLARS AWARD RECEPTION

    Distinguished Alumni Awards Gala

    Every year, the Alumni Association honors excellence by bestowing a number of awards to our extraordinary alumni changing the world in their chosen professional fields and/or personal endeavors. These individuals exemplify the loyalty, passion, and innovation found in all great Broncos. Honorees are recognized at the annual Distinguished Alumni Awards Gala the Friday before Homecoming.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT THE DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARDS GALA

    Biennial Boise State Auction Gala

    Since 1983, the Boise State Auction Gala has been an exciting Bronco tradition raising more than $4,500,000 to support student scholarships. This black-tie gala is a biennial event known for its unique auction packages and fun atmosphere. Co-Sponsored by the Bronco Athletic Association and please stay tuned for 2017 details.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT THE AUCTION GALA

    Member Appreciation BBQ

    This is our way of saying thank you to all of our valued members. Members (and their guests) enjoy a hosted BBQ with great food, music, photo session, a no-host cash bar, giveaways and appearances by special Boise State guests.

  • Chapter partners are a great way to connect with Boise State alumni interest groups. As a chapter partner sponsor, your brand will have an opportunity to be associated with one of Idaho’s most visible and respected institutions of higher learning, Boise State. Your involvement strengthens the alumni association’s support efforts of students, faculty and the university as a whole. Event sponsorship varies by event and chapter. Click here to learn more about our alumni chapters.

    Types of Event Sponsors

    • Presenting sponsor
    • In-kind
    • Co-sponsors

    Opportunities for Event Sponsors

    • Logo on invitations & hyperlinked from event landing page
    • Table at event
    • Newsletter
    • Event signage & marketing collateral placement
    • Social media campaigns

    Please complete this form that starts the partnership process for all eligible chapter supporters.

  • There are even more ways we can partner: