The mission of the Office of Communications is to develop integrated strategies and programs that:

  • Build visibility and awareness for Illinois Wesleyan and key units
  • Enhance Illinois Wesleyan’s academic reputation and quality perception
  • Position the University for success in student recruitment, alumni relations and fund raising
  • Keep the campus community well informed and engaged

We are a full-service resource that provides campus leadership and departments with communications, marketing and creative expertise in the areas of:

  • Strategic communications planning, messaging and branding 
  • News, sports information and media relations 
  • Web, electronic and social media
  • Internal communications
  • Publications, graphic design and photography
  • Printing, high-speed duplicating, campus copying and mailing services

The Office of Communications has two locations:

  • Office of Communications, 100 Shaw Hall, (309) 556-3181,
    • Office of the vice president for communications, news and media relations, sports information, electronic communications and IWU magazine staffs
  • Publications, Printing and Mailing Services, 1316 N. Franklin, (309) 556-3086,
    • Graphic design, printing and mailing services staff

Communications Guidelines