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Media Relations

The University of North Florida is a nationally ranked university offering a student-centered educational experience that is creating the next generation of thinkers, leaders and problem solvers. Located in Jacksonville, Florida, UNF is nestled on a beautiful, 1,300-acre campus surrounded by nature and is home to six colleges of distinction: Coggin College of Business, Brooks College of Health, College of Arts and Sciences, Hicks Honors College, College of Education and Human Services, and College of Computing, Engineering and Construction. 


The Department of Media Relations is committed to distributing University news, assisting reporters with information and providing faculty experts. UNF has numerous faculty, staff and researchers who are thought leaders and experts on a wide variety of important topics and regularly appear in local and national news. Reporters looking for UNF experts or information can contact the Media Relations team to assist with your needs.



Ginny Walthour
Media Relations Director
(904) 620-2102
Walthour, Ginny

Amanda Ennis

 Media Relations Manager

(904) 620-2192

Ennis, Amanda  

Nichole Vanderpool
Media Relations Specialist
 (904) 620-2252 
Vanderpool, Nichole


Have interesting news and/or information to share? Email the media relations team at If the news is about a specific event, be sure to include the date, time and location. 

Visiting campus and scheduling interviews

Media are asked to contact University media relations prior to filming on campus or to coordinate interviews with experts. Parking passes are required on the UNF campus. The Media Relations team can assist with parking details prior to an onsite visit.

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