Service unit of the Division of Student Life

Mission statement

SLC provides innovative and strategic communication, marketing, design, and digital media solutions for the Division of Student Life.

Real-world experience

Student Life Communications student workers gain real-world experience, help real departments in the Division of Student Life, and earn a paycheck along the way. Students learn from professional staff who help them develop skills such as project management, graphic design, photography, videography, writing, social media management, website development, and more. Departments benefit from the incredible talents that Student Life Communications students have to offer.

This student learning lab creates a lasting, tangible experience that students can leverage during and after their time at Iowa. Regular career workshops and alumni networking opportunities help students prepare for life after graduation. 

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Contact Student Life Communications

286 IMU
Iowa City, IA 52242


Our Work

Student Life Communications develops campaigns, strategy, print and digital materials, content, and websites for departments in the Division of Student Life. Visit the "our work" page to see more of what our student-run department has to offer. 

Key Statistics


Student designers, marketers, and digital media specialists per year receive real-world work experience.


Client projects per year are conducted via student experiential learning initiatives.


of external clients are strongly satisfied with their Student Life Communications working relationship.