Marketing & Public Affairs (MPA)
MPA Department Vision
The University of Detroit Mercy will be widely recognized as a premier private University in the Great Lakes region with a healthy enrollment and endowment to achieve its mission.
Identity and style
For standards in the use of Detroit Mercy logos and colors, see the Brand Standards Guide page. For guidelines in the Detroit Mercy writing style (building names, titles, time format, etc.), see the Style Guidelines page.
Some MPA Publications
- University websites
- Alumni News online
- Spiritus: The University of Detroit Mercy Magazine highlights Detroit Mercy's past, present and future with a collection of feature articles, news, and alumni updates. All University alumni receive a complimentary printed copy of Spiritus twice per year.
- Campus Connection: news updates from around campus, intended for an internal audience.
General contact info
Fisher Administration Center
Fourth Floor, Suite 430
4001 W. McNichols Road
Detroit, MI 48221-3038
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(Summer hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
For specific issues
Website Design/Content, Cascade Server Access and Re-directs
Jon Whitener – email@example.com
Web/Print Images, Photography Requests
Lynda Barrett – firstname.lastname@example.org
Media/Press Releases/Public Relations
Gary Lichtman – email@example.com
Larger Marketing Campaigns (print, web, social media, etc.)
Gary Erwin – firstname.lastname@example.org
Campus Connection submission form
Event Calendar submission
(Event information is submitted as part of the University's event request process)
Note: For questions or issues with Spiritus, Classnotes, social media, event calendar, Campus Connection, Detroit Mercy brand/logos and style guidelines, online request forms and Alumni E-Connect, etc. please call the Marketing & Public Affairs Department at 313-993-1254.