University Relations

Student Life

The CHWK (channel 77.1) is the official source for UNCW news, events and emergency information. It is displayed on public televisions around campus. If the CHWK is not on in your building, please tune in to channel 77.1 on the campus cable system.

Submitting Content to the CHWK

 Please submit your information to us as far in advance of your event as possible. Bulletins submitted "the day before" will not see enough airtime to be an effective advertisement. We strongly recommend submitting your message at least 10 days prior so your bulletin has enough airtime to be effective.

Option 1: Email Us Your Info

To submit content, please follow the directions below..

Text submissions:

  • Email your info to chwk@uncw.edu.
  • Use a short, newspaper-style headline.
  • Keep your info brief and to the point. Slides are displayed for 15 seconds. Viewers won't have enough time to view wordy slides. 
  • Be sure to include contact info. 

Option 2: Submit your Completed Slides

Graphical submissions (in addition to the guidelines for text submissions):

  • Download .psd templates  Template 1    Template 2    Template 3    Template 4
    Email your graphics to chwk@uncw.edu.
  • Submit your info in JPEG. Slide dimensions are 1334x754 with 96dpi-150dpi resolution
  • Use font sizes 22 and larger. Smaller font sizes will not be easily readable on television screens.
    For UNCW brand consistency, please use approved templates, logos and fonts
  • Media Production staff will review each slide for university branding standards before publishing

Option 3: You can create and schedule your slide in the Carousel system. 

  •  Training is required for this option. Email us to schedule your training.