University of California, Riverside

Creative Design Services


Been tasked with producing a communications project? Not sure where to begin?

Let Creative Designs Services (CDS) be your guide.

Serving the University Advancement division and institutional executive leadership, our multimedia services team members are skilled at helping colleges and departments produce effective communications projects.

Contact Luis Sanz, Creative Director for a free consultation: We look forward to working with you.

The tools you need to create a great project

When representing UC Riverside, it is important that you use the correct university logos and abide by its standards for design. We can help

Getting Started

Starting a communications project with Creative Design Services? Here are the steps to follow

The Services We Offer. CDS is a full-service design studio, offering:

  • Complete project coordination—from concept development to final print.
  • Design and coordination of the print production of
    • Magazines
    • Brochures
    • Posters
    • Newsletters
    • Invitations
    • Banners
    • Flyers

  • Original illustrations and drawings for publications.
  • Technical illustrations for graphs, charts, diagrams and maps.

An integrated Approach Office of Strategic Communications

The departments within the Office of Strategic Communications work together to promote you and your university.

From advertising to publications, creative development to market research, the Marketing team is responsible for developing and implementing integrated marketing strategies that enhance the university’s image and reputation.

Visit the Marketing site

The Media Relations team communicates with media around the world to spread the news about what is happening at UC Riverside. They are also responsible for several publications, including UCR Magazine and Inside UCR.

Visit the Media Relations site

UCR’s primary source for original video and television programming. It’s facilities have full post-production capabilities and are a vast resource of the campus and the Inland Southern California community.

Visit the Video Production site

The Web Development team is responsible for the design and upkeep of the award-winning UCR “Umbrella” website as well as oversight of the university’s overall online presence.

Visit the Web Development site

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Creative Design Services
1156 Hinderaker Hall

Tel: (951) 827-7178
Fax: (951) 827-5008

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