Marketing and Communications

From Concept to Solution, We Deliver Authentic, Reliable, Meaningful Messaging

The Office of Marketing and Communications partners with the university community to identify and amplify unique and impressive NJCU projects, people, and ideas. Guided by big-picture strategy, we use our unique skills as producers and storytellers to create interest in the university; strengthen its visibility; and empower faculty, students, and staff to become brand ambassadors.

Media Inquiries

Contact NJCU Media Relations at 201-200-3301 or via email at news@njcu.edu or ithor@njcu.edu.

NJCU Community: Want to Work With Us?

We can help you with your communications needs—even when you aren’t sure exactly what they are. We’ll work with you to decide what tactics best suit your goals and budget. And, since we are the central communications office for the entire university, we can leverage our resources to give you the most for your money. 

Request a Project

Communications Resources

We have templates and guides that can help you showcase the NJCU brand in a professional manner.

See Our Toolkit

About Us

Our department is comprised of the following areas:

NJCU Media Relations works with leadership, faculty and staff to develop and promote news of the University. In addition, the team interacts with members of the media to share news and stories, and to serve as a liaison for journalists seeking faculty subject matter experts on a range of discipline-specific topics.

Contact NJCU Media Relations by submitting a request, calling 201-200-3301 or via email at news@njcu.edu.

The University Spokesperson is Ira Thor, Senior Director of University Communications and Media Relations. For media inquiries:

University Communications produces and distributes content across a range of print and digital media. 

Share Good News

Faculty and staff may submit news items, including professional accomplishments, conference presentations, awards and recognitions, white papers, publications, and research to through our request form or by emailing commmunications@njcu.edu.

Request Photo or Video Support

We provide video and photographic services for key University events and initiatives. Requests for a photographer or videographer may be made by completing our request form or sending your request to photos@njcu.edu. If we are not able to provide support, we can also help you find freelance resources.

For Web Updates  

Marketing & Communications manages most of the content on the njcu.edu website. To request updates or new pages, complete our request form or email webupdates@njcu.edu.

Update the Events Calendar

Add your event to the NJCU online calendar. Please submit your event details via our request form or send an email to calendar@njcu.edu

This area focuses on the elevation of the NJCU brand to increase awareness and engage prospective students. Working closely with the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management, we plan and execute marketing campaigns and leverage analytics and research insights to measure success and drive future efforts.

To request support, complete our project request form.

Creative Services provides graphic design services for internal and external marketing, advertising and promotional campaigns. 

To request a project, complete our request form.