Web & social media

Social media
We provide leadership in website and social media strategy across campus.

Your online presence is a key part of your communications strategy. We can help you make it the most effective tool for the audiences you need to reach.

We use social media and digital technologies to build and strengthen relationships between UVic and its key audiences.

We'll help you communicate what makes UVic unique, and how to represent the UVic Edge on your website and social media content.

Key functions

  • Managing UVic's home page and central web presence
  • Leadership in and responsibility/accountability for the university's internet communications strategies and web system
  • Campus-wide social media leadership planning and strategies and development of primary social media channels
  • Direction and guidance to and support for decentralized web resources on campus
  • Unit website planning and development
  • Website and internet application design and interaction
  • Producing/editing web content and instruction on/support for writing for the web, photography and video production/instruction


Most of our services, including consultation, are available for free:

  • Support for basic site planning and consultation on design and content
  • Use of the UVic template
  • Access to Cascade, the university's content management system
  • Site building (site skeletons only)
  • Graphic support (e.g. buttons)
  • Training on writing for the web and other web workshops
  • Social media guidance

Optional charge back services are specific to the level of service requested:

  • Site building (e.g. complete content)
  • Website maintenance
  • Photography and image manipulation

Please note that we cannot assist faculty and staff with personal websites at this time. 

Contact us

Please contact us or visit our website for any web-related questions. If we cannot help you, we will find someone who can: