University Communications produces the compelling suite of materials prospective students receive. These pieces serve to inform and engage, helping UConn attract students of the highest caliber.
UConn shares news and engages with students, faculty and staff, fans, and UConn Nation worldwide through social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
The “Sixth Borough” campaign leverages UConn’s proximity to New York City to stake our claim as a presence in the metropolitan area.
Along with the University, UConn Health has been rebranded in recent years to reflect its rapid expansion and vitality. Ongoing efforts to promote groundbreaking research and quality clinical care are centered in University Communications.
University Communications is responsible for local and national media relations, making pitches and coordinating press conferences to share our news nationally.
With UConn Magazine’s latest redesign, we doubled the size and increased the frequency of our alumni periodical, making it an even better way for UConn Nation to stay connected.
UConn has made a splash with prominent ads in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal that tout UConn’s exponential strides toward changing the world.
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Groundbreaking research. Top-tier students. Championship athletics teams. Unprecedented investment in state-of-the-art facilities. A top 25 ranking among public universities in the nation. University Communications serves as UConn’s marketing and public relations entity, responsible for telling the UConn story. Our people work in concert to protect and promote the institutional brand, illuminating the achievements of the University of Connecticut and UConn Health using a variety of channels.
Together, we propel UConn on its upward trajectory as one of the nation’s top public research universities and the premier provider of health care in the Farmington Valley.