University of California, Riverside

Media Relations


You make the news, we help you let the world know about it

Telling the world about the news at UCR

The Media Relations team of the Office of Strategic Communications is here to get the word out to the media and the world about UC Riverside’s research, programs, and people.

Our services to the UCR Campus Community include:

  • Press releases
  • Online and print articles
  • Tips on how to interact with the media (media training)
  • Creation of campus publications, including
    • Inside UCR newspaper
    • UCR Magazine
    • The UCR Newsroom
    • In the News, a daily collection of articles from around the world that reference UCR

An integrated Approach Office of Strategic Communications

The departments within the Office of Strategic Communications work together to promote you and your university.

From conception to delivery, UCR’s award-winning in-house design team help colleges and departments produce communication projects that tell your story to the world.

Visit the Creative Design Services site

From advertising to publications, creative development to market research, the Marketing team is responsible for developing and implementing integrated marketing strategies that enhance the university’s image and reputation.

Visit the Marketing site

UCR’s primary source for original video and television programming. It’s facilities have full post-production capabilities and are a vast resource of the campus and the Inland Southern California community.

Visit the Video Production site

The Web Development team is responsible for the design and upkeep of the award-winning UCR “Umbrella” website as well as oversight of the university’s overall online presence.

Visit the Web Development site

Are you an expert? We need you.

Every single day, we receive calls from the media asking to speak to an expert in a particular field for a story. You might just be the expert that we need for our pool of Experts on Demand.

UCR MagazineUCR Magazine Quarterly Publication

Published quarterly, UCR Magazine keeps readers informed about the important academic pursuits and research contributions that affect our community, state, nation and world. It also helps keep our alumni abreast of each other's accomplishments. UCR Magazine can also be accessed online.

InsideUCRInsideUCR Bi-Monthly Publication

InsideUCR is a bi-monthly newsletter for the UC Riverside faculty and staff. It is delivered via campus email to UCR employees and is also available electronically from the InsideUCR website. Have an idea for a story? Contact us!

More Information 

General Campus Information

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

Department Information

Media Relations
1156 Hinderaker Hall

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

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