The Office of University Relations (UR) interacts with the Greater El Paso community to create more
opportunities for the advancement of the University. Primary activities
include the planning and management of University events and
conferences. Additionally, the office directs marketing and promotional
activities that enhance the image of UTEP, assists in the recruitment of
undergraduate and graduate students, and attracts more attendance at
University sponsored events. The Office also extends UTEP’s resources to
the community in exchange for community support creating opportunities
for future donations and positive public relations.
University Relations Vision: The Office of University Relations, as a center of expertise in
promotions, events, and conference services, commits itself to providing
the leadership, resources and services to increase awareness, build
strategic partnerships, create opportunities and foster educational
excellence for The University of Texas at El Paso and its constituents.
Through the accomplishment of its mission, and goals via increased
outreach and continuous improvement, The Office of University Relations
endeavors to further UTEP’s capacity as an educational leader in today’s
changing economic, technological and social environment.
University Relations Mission: The Office of University Relations provides the expertise and resources
to create a culturally and educationally innovative environment through
the efficient and strategic use of marketing, events, and conference
logistics to promote UTEP’s learning, teaching, research, artistic
endeavors, cultural experiences, and services.