Marketing & Public Affairs
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.
Alumni Newsletters: electronic newsletters distributed in January.
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: primarily internal weekly updates from around campus.
Detroit Mercy’s Marketing & Public Affairs Department is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(Summer hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.).
Location: Fisher Administration Center
Fourth Floor, Suite 430
4001 W. McNichols Road
Detroit, MI 48221-3038
For specific issues contact
Website Design/Content, Cascade Server Access and Re-directs
Jon Whitener – firstname.lastname@example.org
Detroit Mercy Community (Alumni Website)
Margaret Pattison – email@example.com
Web/Print images, Official Photography Requests
Lynda Barrett – firstname.lastname@example.org
Press Releases/Public Relations
Gary Lichtman – email@example.com
Larger Marketing Campaigns (print, web, social media, etc.)
Elizabeth Patterson – firstname.lastname@example.org
Campus Connection submission form
Note: For questions or issues with Spiritus, Classnotes, Social Media, Event Calendar, Campus Connection, Detroit Mercy Logos & Style Guides, online request forms and E-connect please contact the Marketing & Public Affairs department at 313-993-1254.