800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 293031-864-503-5000
University Communications provides editorial and graphic design services to the university community to ensure a higher level of consistency and continuity in all branding, advertising, marketing, and promotional efforts. In addition to copywriting and graphic design, assistance is also provided with printer selection.
Publications produced exclusively by University Communications include, but are not limited to:
Review and Approval Process
To ensure a higher level of consistency and continuity in all branding, advertising, marketing, and promotional efforts, all external publications developed by individual departments and divisions must be approved by University Communications for appropriate message, logo usage, and image quality. This process for review and approval covers all campus publications and collateral materials, (i.e. newsletters, brochures, signage, merchandise, nametags, Web content, promotional items, printed materials, etc.). Refer to the Publication Review Process for more information.
To have your publication reviewed, please send your request to Tammy Whaley. Please allow adequate time for your publication to be reviewed and edited, about 2-3 days, and also schedule time for any necessary edits and your printing.
Request a Publication
If you would like University Communications to create a publication for your department, which would include assistance with content, complete design/layout and coordination with the printer, please contact Tammy Whaley.
Approval ProcessCampus-Wide Email Procedures
Digital Signage Policy
Email Newsroom Submission
Logo Usage Guidelines
Publication Review Process
Web Editorial Style Guide
Assistant Vice Chancellor for University Communications & Media Contact
Carolyn Farr Shanesy
Director of University Communications
Director of Web Services
Kathy Nelson Web Content Coordinator &
Social Media Manager
Phone: 864-503- 5286
800 University Way
Administration Bldg, Suite 229
Spartanburg, SC 29303
The University of South Carolina Upstate is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of USC Upstate. Comments or Complaints?