University of California, Riverside

Office of Strategic Communications

Our Departments

Learn about the departments that make up the Office of Strategic Communications.

 Creative Design Services

Serving the campus’ graphic arts and design needs. Visit the Creative Design Services website.

 Web Development

The Web Development team is responsible for the content, design and upkeep of the UCR online presence, including the University’s primary UCR.EDU site. Visit the Web Development website.


UCR Marketing is responsible for managing the university’s brand and visual identity. Our team of professionals plays a key coordinating role among all who communicate the university’s message and identity. Visit the Marketing website.

 Media Relations

The UCR Office of Media Relations is responsible for interactions between the university and the media. In addition to writing and pitching press releases to media, the department produces the quarterly UCR Magazine and bi-monthly Inside UCR faculty and staff newspaper. Visit the Media Relations website.

 Video Production

The Video Production Unit documents events, produces videos for television and the internet and manages the campus’ studios in the basement of Sproul Hall, including the state-of-the-art Digital Communications Studio. VPU can help you tell your story visually. Visit the Video Production website.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Office of Strategic Communications
1156 Hinderaker Hall

Tel: (951) 827-6397 (UCR-NEWS)
Fax: (951) 827-5248

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