Communications Office

Here to assist with your communications and marketing goals 

The Communications Office specializes in marketing, design, and communications for the College of Education community. We serve all units within the College, working to meet the overall marketing goals of student recruitment, reputation building, and alumni engagement. We offer solutions to your marketing and publicity needs.

How to Post Your Directory Photo Online
To add or update your College of Education directory photo online, please send a high-resolution digital image (.jpeg or .png preferred) to Ashley Lawrence,

If you do not have a professional, high-res portrait image available, the photographers in campus' Public Affairs can help for a nominal cost that can be charged back to your unit. Email Brian Stauffer at and Fred Zwicky at to schedule a studio sitting.

Downloads and Style Guide
Download College text marks and templates. The College Style Guide includes explanations for text mark usage, the color palette, and recommended fonts.

Publicize News & Events
Submit your upcoming event, announcement, or news item, and we can help get the word out.

Publications Services
We offer a variety of services, from planning to design to working with vendors to help market your unit or program.

Gifts & Giveaways
We can help you with a small inventory of College-branded items and assist with ordering special items.

Social Media
We maintain the College's social media profiles and presences, and we provide best practices for social media within departments and units. Connect with us!

Email Lists
Information about College of Education active directory email lists.

We offer several unpaid communications-related internships to students.

Contact Us
Communications Office
College of Education at Illinois
Education Building, Suite 38
(217) 333-0960 |