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UC San Diego Marketing Council

Who We Are

The UC San Diego Marketing Council is a network of marketing and communications professionals from organizations, divisions and departments throughout the university. Membership is open to all staff involved in communications and/or marketing activities on behalf of UC San Diego.

Our Mission

The Marketing Council mission is to network and share information that enables members to engage in marketing and communications best practices to promote individual units and the university as a whole.

This is accomplished by:

  1. Sharing marketing-related information, activities and challenges
  2. Learning from colleague/ professional development presentations
  3. Assisting with the coordination and implementation of campuswide activities when needed
  4. Promoting and adhering to campuswide identity standards

Information and Resources

Resources for UC San Diego Marketing Professionals: Find marketing-related information, social media policy, publications and professional organizations listings.

How to publicize on campus: See dozens of ways to advertise on campus, from fliers and Web sites to the Price Center marquee.

Planning campus events: See guidelines on university-hosted events and find out how to plan a meeting or conference on campus.

UC San Diego graphic guidelines: For general campus logos and branding/ identity questions, please contact Michele Humphrey in Creative Services and Publications. For Health Sciences logos and branding/ identity questions, please visit the UC San Diego Health Sciences branding website.

UC San Diego Social Media Guidelines: Best practices and resources for using social media. Use the provided worksheet to develop your social media strategy, find tips for effectively engaging audiences and view campus social media accounts and hashtags.

Non-members: If you are not a UC San Diego staff member and have questions related to marketing and communications at UC San Diego, please contact University Communications and Public Affairs at (858) 534-3120.

News and events header

Upcoming meetings:

April 2, 8:30-10 a.m.
Location: Bookstore Conference Room (3rd Floor)
Topic: UC San Diego’s national marketing and branding campaign

Attend a meeting:

Marketing professionals throughout the campus are invited to attend our meetings. RSVP to Jade Griffin.

Join the council mailing list:

Sign up for the Marketing Council mailing list to receive notices of upcoming meetings and other marketing-related information.

Refer a colleague:

Know someone who should be on the council? E-mail for details.


Council chair:
Jade Griffin
(858) 822-5309

Operations chair:
Erika Johnson
(858) 534-9372

Communications chair:
Kristen Luciani
(858) 822-3353

Programs and special events chair:
Katie Lee
(858) 534-3112

Marketing Council Member Directory (Excel)

Note: this page has a friendly link that's easy to remember: http://marketingcouncil.ucsd.edu