quinebaug valley community college

Office of Marketing & Communications

We Believe in QVCC

Our Mission

As the QVCC Office of Marketing and  Communications, it’s our mission to raise awareness about the people, programs and goodwill that make us great.  Our goal is to increase public awareness of the college and the QVCC Foundation; build equity for the brand, and enhance the QVCC image.


  • Developing, maintaining and protecting the college’s community image and brand. Learn more about our brand.
  • Promoting its mission, priorities and initiatives.
  • Communicating key institutional messaging to the outside world.


The marketing and communication department provides the following services:
Advertising- Digital, print, radio and social
Content development and web site
Marketing and public relations campaigns and plans
Graphic design, photography and videography
Print materials and publications

Marketing Tools

Project Timelines

The marketing and communications staff is available to consult with you on your project and/or provide materials and public relations.  Due to the process of creating, approving and printing marketing materials, it is important to make requests with the appropriate advanced notice.  Due to the volume of projects, we need to prioritize based upon submission date.


  • Re-print of existing materials: 1 day
  • Creation of new Flyers, posters, postcards: 5-7 work days
  • Web page development: 5-10 work days

College Colors

Below are the official colors used for the College website and publications:






College Fonts

Below is access to official QVCC logos.  Consistent use of color is a critical component of the graphic.  If you need assistance or have additional questions, please contact the Marketing and Communications Department.

Official QVCC Logos


You should only use graphics that you have permission to use, such as clip art provided through Microsoft Office suite.  If you are looking for a specific graphic, Marketing has access to iStock by Getty Images.


If you would like photography at one of your events, please make a request through the marketing request form.  Although we can’t be at all events, we will attempt to meet your request. A camera is available for borrow through the marketing department or through the library. You have access to photos from events through the College Photobucket account.   The photos will change periodically through the year.