Welcome to the Ouachita Baptist University Office of Communications. We seek to effectively coordinate and communicate Ouachita’s mission and message as a Christ-centered learning community to the university’s internal and external constituents.

The Office of Communications includes a team of two full-time and two part-time professional staff members and several student workers from Ouachita’s School of Humanities and School of Fine Arts. We are available to assist you in your print, digital and publicity needs. Please contact a member of our staff or fill out one of the request forms below.

Publicity Request

Throughout the academic year, the News Bureau produces hundreds of news stories, press releases and feature articles that tell the story of Ouachita’s many difference makers, published at www.obu.edu/news.

To request a story promoting your event or accomplishment, please fill out the publicity request form below. Members of the media can find useful information in our media kit and are welcome to contact a member of our staff. For a full calendar of events, visit the official university calendar.

Publicity Request Form

The Office of Communications serves as a communication outlet for the university. We are glad to accept suggestions for news releases and/or feature articles about campus events or community members.

Graphic Design Request

Graphic Services is available to provide print, design and publication support for Ouachita’s academic schools and departments, administrative offices and campus organizations.

We are available in a consultant role both to discuss pieces you may already have in place or to produce new materials from scratch. To request a design project, please fill out the graphic design request form below or contact a member of our staff.

Graphic Design Request Form

To assist you in communicating with your audiences, the Office of Communications provides graphic design assistance for a variety of print and digital projects.

Website Change Request Form

As the Office of Communications seeks to strategically enhance the university’s website as a whole, our staff is available to make individual changes as schedules permit.

Website Change Request Form


Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Offices are generally closed between 12 noon and 1 p.m. each day for lunch. The Office of Communications is located in suite 235 of Lile Hall.

Lile Hall – Suite 235
OBU Box 3761
Arkadelphia, AR 71998-0001
(870) 245-5208 – Phone
(870) 245-5209 – Fax


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