University Relations & Community Development
Who We Are and What We Do
The Office of University Relations and Community Development is responsible for fostering and maintaining effective relationships and communication with the legislative and executive branches of state and federal government. University Relations and Community Development also provides leadership to all efforts aimed at enhancing the reputation of and appreciation for the University, always striving to communicate and work effectively with our neighboring communities, businesses and entities.
The Office of University Relations and Community Development oversees University Communications and Marketing, Web Communication Technologies (WebTech), the Small Business Development Center, Front Door to Discovery, State Government Relations, Federal Relations, and Western's Waterfront Development project.