The mission and purpose of the University of Puget Sound Black Alumni Union (BAU) is to support the recruitment, retention, and representation of Black students, alumni, and faculty at the University of Puget Sound. The Black Alumni Union encourages alumni to support Puget Sound students through investments of time, talent, and financial resources. Through its various working committees, the Black Alumni Union engages volunteers in meaningful work that addresses issues of key importance to members of the Black community at Puget Sound.