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Crimson 101



Full course description

Course Introduction

The Crimson 101 Training Course will provide a comprehensive overview of Indiana University’s alumni and donor system, Crimson. You will learn basic navigation of the system, new terminology, how to navigate a constituent profile as well as some tips and tricks to help you access data more quickly and effectively.

Learning Outcomes

After completing the modules, you will be able to:

  • Access and navigate the Crimson system
  • Search for constituents and their contact, giving, educational information
  • Enter interactions on a constituent
  • Updatr constituent information

Module Topics Include

  • Accessing & Navigating Crimson
  • Searching in Crimson
  • Navigate a Constituent Record
  • Education Records
  • Enter an interation
  • Communications & Contact Rules
  • Revenue & Recognition
  • Organizations
  • Reports

Course Creators

This course was put together by the Advancement Support and Training team in the Information Technology Department at the IU Foundation and IU Alumni Association. 

For help, please contact Crimson Connect by emailing or calling 812-856-2746.


Length: 1 hour


IU Foundation and IU Alumni Association


Credit: None


Audience: IU and IUF advancement staff, fiscal officers and administrative assistants

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