Ideas and content from units across campus are essential to our work guiding UW–Madison’s communication strategy. Get your message out by working directly with University Communications or creating materials that adhere to UW–Madison’s brand standards.
Working with University Communications
We welcome campus submissions for distribution via University Communications' high-visibility online products. These publications reach general and specialized audiences that include campus communities, the news media and other audiences.
University Communications photography staff provide important tips, as well as links to the campus photo library and policy related to the creation and use of photographs.
Are you a subject matter expert, or do you work with experts? Get listed in our Experts Database. Journalists use the database to find UW–Madison faculty and staff who can comment on breaking news, ongoing developments and trends in their areas of expertise.
The Media Fellows program is an opportunity for UW–Madison faculty to focus deeply on media training and engagement over the course of a semester. Media Fellows faculty are nominated by their colleagues or campus communicators and can also nominate themselves.
UW–Madison’s Journalist in Residence programs offer top journalists an opportunity to share their expertise, engage with the campus community, and collaborate with university scholars.
Research news and feature stories are a window to Wisconsin’s world-class portfolio of scholarship. Our research communications team has developed these guidelines to help your story succeed in an increasingly dynamic and competitive environment.
Have a question about how you can communicate on campus? This list of links to policies and guidelines covers key topics from accessibility to drone photography to trademark usage.
This comprehensive guide provides a wide range of tools and best practices, from UW–Madison's brand rationale and positioning statement to illustrations, templates and technical guidance.
Social media provides a wealth of opportunity to promote the UW–Madison brand—as well as a myriad of challenges.
Got boilerplate? The Office of Strategic Communication has the latest approved verbiage for copyright statements, equal opportunity and affirmative action statements, as well as UW–Madison’s mission statement.
Practicing inclusive communications and marketing helps UW–Madison create a more welcoming, safe and productive campus where all students, staff, faculty and visitors feel they belong.
Communities of practice are groups where members of UW–Madison staff with professional interest in communications and marketing can share ideas, timely information and best practices with colleagues across campus.
UW–Madison faculty, staff and current students can download photographs taken by University Communications staff for campus-related communications uses.