Capabilities

Full Communications Support

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Capabilities

University Communications provides a full range of services to the University and to our campus peers. From media planning to broadcast production to event capture, our work reflects the voice and vision of UChicago.

Broadcast and Media Distribution

Connecting our experts to the media and sharing our media with the world

  • Radio interviews
  • TV interview coordination
  • Live webcasts

Design and Editorial

Creating targeted messaging, distinctive designs, and compelling stories

  • Homepage features
  • Brochures
  • Naming and taglines

Digital and Web

Developing web and digital platforms with Web Services and offering asset management solutions

  • Website programming
  • Mobile device optimization
  • Digital asset management

Event Support

Providing organizational assistance along with strategic and creative promotions

  • Communications planning
  • Event broadcast
  • Interactive exhibits

Licensing

Overseeing the University name and trademarks, and developing merchandise

  • Trademark protection
  • Merchandise development
  • Licensing

Media Relations

Promoting UChicago faculty and initiatives to prominent media outlets

  • Faculty experts for news
  • Interview training
  • News conferences

Multimedia Production

Telling stories through live and recorded video, audio, and digital media

  • Event videography
  • Podcasts
  • Photography

Social Media

Managing the University’s presence and strategy, and supporting other campus account-holders

  • Social media promotion
  • Social media strategy
  • Social media avatars and design

Strategic Communications

Setting communications goals and developing layered communications plans

  • External communications
  • Public affairs consulting
  • Visitors services

Connect and collaborate with communicators across the University.

Join the Campus Communicators to share updates and announcements with University colleagues via listhost, Facebook, and at workshops and biannual gatherings.

Find an array of UChicago new media sites, as well as contact information for their owners, in the Social Media Directory.

Create targeted communications campaigns and digital platforms.

Work with UChicago Creative’s team of designers, writers, and producers to develop compelling materials and comprehensive multimedia campaigns.

Enlist University experts to build, design, and support your web applications by partnering with Web Services.

Discover resources to enhance your communications platforms and outreach.

Follow social media and multimedia from across the University at UChicago Social.

Collect and disseminate our latest stories with print-on-demand news.

Capture the images and ideas of the University community.

Enlist UChicago Creative to produce expert videography.

Book the TV studio for broadcast interviews.

Book the sound booth for remote radio interviews.

Align the look and language of your communications with those of the University.

Find best practices for the use of our logo, typeface, color palette, and editorial style within our visual identity.

Build and refine social media sites using our social media guide, and find web writing tips in Web Services’ multimedia content guidelines.

Order print materials created for your audience and customized for your office.

Present a uniform look with University of Chicago business cards and stationery for your department, office, or position.

Purchase maps, calendars, and brochures to welcome your guests and visitors to the University.