University Communications

front of lower weter hall

Located in Lower Weter Hall, the Seattle Pacific University Office of University Communications is charged with helping to build, strengthen, and steward SPU’s brand in support of student recruitment, fundraising, and University positioning.

SPU Brand Identity and Style Guide

To accomplish Seattle Pacific University's faith-based vision for preparing students to serve and lead in a world that needs their talents, branding is a collective enterprise. The University will ensure that all of its messages convey that mission in words and in visuals. 

The SPU Brand Identity and Style Guide provides a definitive and essential guide for all campus offices and departments.

View the Style Guide

Who should you call?

Not sure which communication specialist works with your department? Call us at 206-281-2051 (x2051 from a campus phone), and we’ll let you know. Or you can visit the wiki page to find out.

University Communications coordinates and facilitates the redesign of the websites of SPU schools, departments, and offices. Watch throughout the year for rollouts.

Important dates and deadlines

Faculty/Staff Bulletin deadline

The Faculty/Staff Bulletin is published every Monday (or Tuesday if Monday is a holiday) during the academic year. If you have information or event news, send it to fsb-editor@spu.edu. Submissions may be edited for clarity. 

Walk-in directory photo sessions

University Communications offers monthly photo sessions for faculty and staff needing directory photos for new or redesigned websites. Check the schedule for Winter and Spring sessions.