Public Affairs Video Services

Video Services

About Video Services

The award-winning videographers and producers of the Video Services team create professional, high-quality creative and promotional videos for the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and various campus units.

Videos tell your story to key audiences, from prospective students to peers at other institutions. Videos also can be repurposed on YouTube, social media channels and the UI-7 cable TV channel to expand the reach of your stories.

We will work with you through the entire process, from concepts that align with your goals and budget to the final stages of shooting, editing and distribution.


  • Promotional Videos

    Reach primary audiences, from prospective students to peers at other institutions.

  • Campus Marketing Videos

    Whether a national halftime spot or a sesquicentennial video, we are masters at the Illinois brand.

  • Research Demonstrations

    Satisfy a grant requirement or spruce up a research paper.

  • Event Coverage

    We provide multiple cameras and a short summation video to produce high-quality, interesting coverage pieces.

  • Stock Footage & Backgrounds

    Professionally shot, high-quality stock footage is available to campus units for videos and HTML5 website backgrounds.

  • Music Beds

    Through our FirstCom contract, we offer a large catalog of copyrighted music for use in campus promotional videos. Due to contract restrictions, we’ve set the following limitations: …

Our Process

Project Intake

We’ll meet to discuss your needs and goals.


We provide a detailed project proposal with storyline, style, estimated cost and timeline.


We begin researching, shooting interviews and background video.


Following the ‘rough cut’ video, we’ll meet for review and further input.


After refinement, another version is sent for final client review.


With color work, audio equalization and export, you receive a final video.

Get Started

Get Started

Tell us about your project. When we receive your inquiry, we’ll contact you soon to schedule a planning meeting.

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