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Working with news media, we tell the UC Merced story about research, teaching and service achievements.
We offer training in how to effectively communicate with internal audiences.
Our office distributes Panorama and Update, electronic newsletters to specific audiences.
Panorama and Update are UC Merced campus newsletters.
Our team offers assistance with writing, editing and designing print publications for various uses.


University Communications at UC Merced serves a number of different functions. One of our primary missions is to foster public support for and trust in the university and its goals.

We are constantly searching for avenues by which we can share our campus with everyone. Our work encompasses strategic communications, media relations, graphic design, web design and standards, photography, videography and internal communication.

What Do We Do?

University Communications maintains and enhances the campus's main website and other top-level UC Merced sites, which feature:

We research and provide information for news stories; issue press releases; facilitate interviews with a variety of campus sources, including faculty experts, staff and students; and we publicize events, programs and updated campus information.

Services We Offer

Marketing tools, such as publications, are another avenue with which our office provides support to ensure campus messages are clearly communicated and understood.

Services we offer include:

  • Editing and writing assistance
  • Website guidance and design
  • Strategic communications planning
  • Video production
  • Photography


Communications Newsletters

We also distribute electronic newsletters to specific audiences. Panorama is a bi-weekly publication for faculty and staff. 

Please contact our office if you have submissions or questions.