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University Advancement Offices

UCCS University Advancement is comprised of the following offices:

Vice Chancellor for University Advancement | Alumni Relations and the Annual Fund | Development | University Marketing and Communications: Communications and Media Relations | University Marketing | Brand and Design | Media Services | Auxiliary Services Marketing

Office of the Vice Chancellor for University Advancement

University Advancement works closely with staff from the CU Office of Government Relations to represent campus interests at both the State and Federal levels. This includes monitoring of key legislation, working with the local delegations and promoting university opportunities for funding.
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Alumni Relations and the Annual Fund

The Office of Alumni Relations and the Annual Fund manages relationships between UCCS and its 55,000 alumni and works to cultivate a strong bond between our graduates and their alma mater.
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Chancellor and University Events

The Office of Chancellor Events and University Events partners with the Chancellor’s Office and University Advancement team, focusing on the donor, scholarship, system-level, and campus annual events.  This Office averages over 200 events annually, varying in size and content.
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University development professionals support fundraising on behalf of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. Our donors are fueling success today and for generations to come. Private philanthropy allows UCCS to expand its excellence and impact by supporting the scholarships, buildings, centers, and programs that make UCCS an exciting place to learn, teach, research, and work.
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University Marketing and Communications

University Marketing and Communications is responsible for internal and external communications, and is comprised of the following offices:

University Communications and Media Relations

Responding to media inquiries about the university, actively encouraging local and regional media outlets to cover university activities, internal communications, executive communications, and managing the official social media channels are some of the areas of responsibility for University Communications and Media Relations.
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University Marketing

University Marketing coordinates university marketing with our agency partner, and student recruitment marketing, conducted through the Marketing Integration Team, composed of Marketing, Student Success, campus marketers and outside agency representatives.
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Brand and Design

Brand and Design coordinates brand management, creative and graphic design, trademarks and licensing, photography and digital asset management. We elevate the impact of the university brand throughout our community by applying consistent brand standards and well-executed design.
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Media Services

Media Services manages video production, event capture, livestreams and broadcast on UCCS cable channels.
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Auxiliary Services Marketing

The Auxiliary Services Marketing Department provides high level support to UCCS Auxiliary Services units—Bookstore, Dining, Parking, Housing, etc.—through strategic marketing planning, internal marketing campaigns, creative design, and internal communications.
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