University Relations

The Office for University Relations, with offices in Urbana and Chicago, is the system-wide resource for:

  • developing and executing strategic communications programs designed to gain and sustain public support of the U of I System
  • providing public affairs, marketing and planning assistance to the president, trustees, executive officers and others in system offices
  • working with the three universities- Urbana, Chicago, Springfield - to coordinate efforts and ensure the consistent application of the system's image and messages
  • the institutional response to requests under the Illinois Freedom of Information Act

University Relations staff:

 Contact us by calling 217-333-6400.