Communications, Marketing and Public Relations

Through its leadership in research and education, the UVA School of Engineering and Applied Science is a powerful contributor to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation and the world. The Office of Communications is charged with keeping the public well informed about the School's activities, progress and achievements. This commitment includes:

  • Educating UVA Engineering's audiences about the School's leadership in interdisciplinary research that solves society’s most pressing challenges;
  • Demonstrating UVA Engineering’s unique strengths in educating the next generation of engineering leaders;
  • Inspiring and empowering ambassadors who will help tell UVA Engineering's story;
  • Strengthening outreach to diverse audiences in order to support UVA Engineering’s goals for recruiting diverse students and faculty; and
  • Attracting and engaging stakeholders in supporting UVA Engineering’s strategic priorities.

Services our office provides include:

  • Coverage of School of Engineering and Applied Science news
  • Media relations
  • Advertising and marketing activities
  • Publication content and design
  • Web and social media development and support
  • Communications training for faculty and staff
  • Event planning