The Marketing and Communications team is dedicated to the enhancement of University communications through branded messaging and the planning, production and execution of integrated marketing communications plans. Please contact us to help review marketing materials and make sure messages are consistent with the University brand.

Communication: If you have an upcoming event or an achievement you want to publicize, our office will create and send out a press release to all area media, the Griffon News and Griffon Yearbook. We can also promote your event through internal newsletters, social media and other on-campus channels. Please complete a Publicity Request Form to let us know the details.

Licensing: The Office of Marketing and Communications coordinates licensing for Missouri Western’s logo, name and mascot. For information about using Missouri Western’s logo or obtaining a license, please call (816) 271-4148 or email marketing@missouriwestern.edu.

Logo: If you would like to use Missouri Western’s logo for media relations, please call (816) 271-4124 or email Kent Heier.


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