Guidance for appropriate conduct in both personal and professional social media use.
Learn more about our ongoing social media campaigns and how to participate.
Browse reports analyzing the reach and impact of OSC's social media efforts.

The Office of Strategic Communication develops and manages the university’s central social media channels and is continually on the lookout for emerging platforms, practices, and assessment strategies. Our team builds connections among social media administrators campus-wide and consults with colleges, departments, programs, and individual faculty to help advance their goals. If you are facing harassment on social media, please consult our guide on managing online harassment and contact us if you have concerns.

Report template

Social media managers for academic and administrative units can download this PDF iconeditable report template to create analytics reports for their various channels. Please contact us if you have any issues or questions. 

Snapchat Takeover

The University of Iowa regularly appoints student and staff to "take over" daily management of the institutional Snapchat account. All Snapchat Takeover candidates must sign and submit this PDF iconExpectations Form before being given access to the account, stating that users understand their role as a representative of the University. 

Follow the University of Iowa on Snapchat @UIowa