Our mission is to educate producers and consumers of existing and emerging forms of public communication, and to instill in them the value of freedom of expression, intellectual and cultural diversity, critical thinking, creativity, ethics, professional skills, and social responsibility.
A Vibrant Student Life
Life as a Gaylord College student is about much more than traditional classroom learning. Gaylord College students are always on the go working on projects, listening to guest speakers at club meetings, producing live television programs, working an internship at their dream company or traveling to major cities with clubs or study abroad programs.
Explore the areas below to see what your life could be like as a Gaylord student.
Student Clubs and Practicums
The more than a dozen student clubs and organizations available within Gaylord College provide students opportunities to develop leadership skills and learn about their future careers.
Travel and Study Abroad
Gaylord College offers students numerous opportunities to study abroad and to explore major cities while learning about mass media, writing and strategic communication.
Students are strongly encouraged to supplement traditional classroom experience with on-the-job training. Gaylord College students hold internships at more than 100 different companies and in cities all over the world.
Awards & Competitions
Students compete in local, regional and national competitions at both the student and professional levels. Students consistently bringing home top awards across categories.