University of California, Riverside

University Communications

University Communications

Spreading the Word

University Communications is a team of professionals responsible for creating and managing the marketing and messaging of the University of California, Riverside.

University Communications consists of five separate departments:

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Our Goals

  • As a public institute, we strive to communicate fully with campus members and our partners.

  • To create an environment that favors and supports the university.

Our Objectives

  • To maintain the higher standards of accuracy and professionalism in communication.

  • To present a balanced and complete picture of UCR as a comprehensive research university.

  • To raise awareness and understanding of the university's stature and the value of its activities.

  • To use emerging and established media to communicate.

  • To maintain a highly credible and responsive News and Information program.

Our Publications and Programs

  • In the news

    UCR in the News, produced by University Communications, collects highlights of news coverage about UC Riverside and delivers it directly to your inbox. Subscribe by sending an email to

  • Happenings and Campus Events Calendar

    A comprehensive list of the happenings taking place at UC Riverside.

  • On February 1, UCR is launching a new event calendaring system called Localist.

  • View the Localist FAQs
  • Experts on demand

    The university features dozens of faculty members who are experts in their fields and who are happy to quickly respond to interview requests.

  • UCR photo gallery

    A collection of photos of UCR people, places and things for print and electronic publication.

  • UCR magazine

    UCR Magazine is a quarterly campus magazine designed to keep readers engaged with UC Riverside.

  • Inside UCR

    Inside UCR is a weekly newspaper geared towards UCR's faculty and staff. It is published every Wednesday during the academic year.

  • Campus Map

    The fully searchable online version of the UCR Campus Map is linked from every page within the UCR web site or directly from A printable PDF of the map is also available online. Paper copies of the map may be obtained upon entering campus from either of the parking kiosks.

More Information 

General Campus Information

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