Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert

  CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE: Face coverings are mandatory inside all South Mountain Community College buildings, including the SMC Library. Read more about this decision here, and a message from the Maricopa County Community College District here

Public Relations and Marketing Department

Your Source for Communications!

The Public Relations and Marketing Department at South Mountain Community College creates and disseminates information about the college to help current and potential students learn more about SMCC and identify areas of study that meet their interest; and creates content designed to help college departments meet their enrollment and communication goals.

You can also keep up on South Mountain Community College news and events via our social media feeds:

The department also actively oversees the college's information on Yelp, Nextdoor, Glassdoor and Google.


Members of the media seeking information about the college or upcoming college-sponsored events should email Bruce Battle or call 602-872-7904.

News Releases

SMCC employees with news relating to their departments or upcoming events should contact us at 602-872-7904.

Collateral and Website

SMCC employees requesting marketing and public relations assistance should contact the department using the Wrike form on the college’s intranet page.

Digital Cougar News Student email

Starting in February, 2021, the PR and Marketing department sends out a monthly digital communication to SMCC students. You can click on the link below to view them.