Media Relations

The Community & Government Relations Office is responsible for media relations and external communications on behalf of the university, while also helping to promote university programs, news and events, as well as student and faculty projects. For assistance with any of these areas, please contact:

David DiLorenzo
Director of Community & Government Relations
815-740-3625 | Toll-free: 800-735-7500
ddilorenzo@stfrancis.edu
communityrelations@stfrancis.edu

 

University News

The University of St. Francis regularly issues press releases to local, regional, and national media outlets. These releases, along with web-exclusive content, are available on the news page, which can be viewed here.

 

Press Kit

The University of St. Francis Press Kit is a resource for media representatives looking for general information that can aid you in writing stories and creating content related to our university:

 

Connecting with USF

The University of St. Francis helps reporters with information, news, and ready access to our faculty experts.

Media Policy for Interviews: All media wishing to interview or interact with members of the University of St. Francis community should first contact the Community & Government Relations Office to ensure that your needs are met.

 

Faculty Experts

The University of St. Francis has faculty and professional staff who are national and international experts on a variety of subjects. They are sought after by Chicagoland and national media outlets on a daily basis. The Community & Government Relations Office can help provide quotable, engaging, experts for the media in a wide variety of topic areas. We can also help coordinate subject-area experts for speaking engagements. Contact the Community & Government Relations Office for more information on finding experts and speakers.

 

Requests for Photos or Graphics

Please contact the Community & Government Relations Office to obtain media photos of the University of St. Francis campuses and community, or before using our university logo or other identity graphics.

 

Comments or Concerns

The University of St. Francis is a welcoming community of learners and takes pride in building positive and productive relationships with its many constituents. If you have a comment or concern about the university, please let us know what you’re thinking by completing and submitting the following form. Once your submission is reviewed, a staff member will contact you promptly if you have requested a reply. Thank you!

 

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