Communication at Umeå University

The content under this section presents how to communicate on behalf of Umeå University, prioritised target audiences, official channels, language support and social media guidelines.

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Our target audiences

Descriptions of Umeå University's prioritised target audiences for communication.

Research communication

Using research communication, research can be disseminated to others than the research community.

Personal data and communication

Communication, personal data and GDPR.

Communicating inclusively

Support for how to communicate more inclusively and accessibly.


Writing guidelines, support when choosing language and a Swedish style guide.


Support when writing in English, translation support, lists of words and an English style guide.

Internal communications channels

There are several channels for internal communication and information.

Brochures and presentations

Presentations, boilerplate texts and printed products to describe Umeå University.

Contact and advice

Information about where to turn if you have questions about communications.

Do you work in communications?

If you work in communications, you are welcome to join "Nätverk för kommunikation" on Microsoft Teams. It includes invitations to network meetings, inspiration and sharing of experiences between colleagues. You can use the Team to post entries to inform others or to ask questions.

Ask to join Nätverk för kommunikation

Contact the Communications Office

Communications Office
SE-901 87 Umeå

Phone: +46 90-786 50 70

Visiting address
University Management Building, level 4
Universitetstorget 4

Sofia Wiesler