Information for Media
Office of University Relations, Communications
The University of Arizona
P.O. Box 210158, Suite 413
Tucson, AZ 85721-0158
Andrea Smiley, Associate Vice President for Communications
520-621-1951 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Doug Carroll, Director of Media Relations and Communications
520-621-9017 | email@example.com
Daniel Stolte, Science Writer
520-626-4402 | firstname.lastname@example.org
La Monica Everett-Haynes, Senior Communications Manager
520-626-4405 | email@example.com
Additional Media Contacts
Arizona Health Sciences Center Office of Public Affairs
Established in 1885, the University of Arizona, the state’s super land-grant university with two medical schools, produces graduates who are real-world ready through its 100% Student Engagement initiative. Recognized as a global leader and ranked 16th for the employability of its graduates, the UA is also a leader in research, bringing more than $580 million in research investment each year, and ranking 19th among all public universities. The UA is advancing the frontiers of interdisciplinary scholarship and entrepreneurial partnerships, and is a member of the Association of American Universities, the 62 leading public and private research universities. It benefits the state with an estimated economic impact of $8.3 billion annually.
The Office of University Relations, Communications distributes media parking passes to reporters covering news on the UA campus. Passes allow reporters to park in any regularly marked space, visitor pay lot or metered space on campus. The passes cannot be used for personal campus visits. To request a temporary or annual media parking pass, call Doug Carroll at 520-621-9017.
Photos/video on campus
News organizations can shoot photos or video in public areas on the UA campus. Media access to University buildings, the campus mall and any other locked area is coordinated through the Office of University Relations, Communications.
Filming/taping for commercial purposes, such as television programs, movies and advertisements, must be approved in advance. Approval of filming will require a written agreement with the UA and appropriate insurance. No use of UA trademarks or service marks is permitted without advance written approval.
Call the Office of University Relations, Communications to coordinate any commercial filming/taping on campus.
Broadcast facilities and services
The University of Arizona is equipped with an on-campus television studio with satellite uplink capacity, which can be used for remote television interviews.
A radio studio with an ISDN phone line allows for broadcast-quality radio interviews.
Access to these facilities is available for a fee, schedule permitting. For more information, call Arizona Public Media at 520-621-5828.
Visit the UA's Public Records page for more information on how to submit a Freedom of Information Act request.