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Create and submit a 15 – 30 second vertical video to share how MSU Denver has helped you reimagine possible.

Questions to consider:

  • How would you encourage someone to apply to MSU Denver?
  • How would you promote MSU Denver to a friend, colleague or family member?

Submissions must include one of the following phrases: 

Option 1: “Reimagine Possible”

  • Example script:
    “I never knew all of the things I was interested in could be connected to create a degree as unique as I am. MSU Denver helped me
    reimagine what’s possible for my future.” 

Option 2: “Meet you where you are”

  • Example script:
    “I work, I take care of grandparents and I’m going to get my degree. It’s only possible because MSU Denver
    meets you where you are by giving you options that fit into your life – like taking some classes online and in person…at the same time.”

How to Submit

Email your submission and following details to: [email protected]

Videos can be attached directly to the or uploaded to YouTube, Vimeo or TikTok; please included the upload link in the email.

Include in your email submission:  

  • First and Last Name 
  • 900 or 901 number 
  • MSU Denver email 
  • Major  

Video File Specifications:

  • File type: .mp4, .mov 
  • Aspect ratio: 9:16 (vertical)
  • Resolution: 1080px x 1920px 
  • Length: 15 – 30 seconds 


Tuesday, August 31 at 11:59 pm 

Submit Your Video(s) Via Email


A photo of MSU Denver swag.

One winner will be selected and will receive credit in the advertisement and win an epic MSU Denver prize. (Disclaimer: Photo is an example of what winner may receive.)

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TikTok and Snapchat Submission Guidelines


  • Introduce yourself w/ First/Preferred Name only. 
  • Create the video on your phone or camera vertically (9:16 aspect ratio) and submit a high-res version (1080px x 1920px)
  • Use colors for text boxes; please use a red or blue color for contrast. 
  • Show off any Roadrunner gear you may have! 
  • Include captions. If you are speaking, please provide text which describes what you are talking about for ADA compliance. For example, if you introduce yourself by talking, also include text that introduces yourself.
    Check out this example. 
  • Show what is happening outside of the classroom. 
  • Show a positive impact on others at MSU Denver. 
  • Be friendly and respect people’s boundaries. 
  • Ask permission before featuring specific individuals/events. 
  • Please reshoot the story/snap if someone says something inappropriate or uses profanity. 
  • If you can, plan your content ahead of time. 
  • Lastly, have fun and be creative! 

Do not: 

  • Do not say “MSU” or “Metro State.” When referring to MSU Denver, fully speak or spell out “MSU Denver.” 
  • Nudity and alcohol is not allowed. 
  • Do not use any music in your submission, unless it is your music that you have created. 
  • Do not curse or use profanity, and if using your own music, do not use any songs with profanity. 
  • Do not take political positions – you must remain neutral.  
  • Do not snap while driving – it is illegal.  
  • Do not use sexual references and things that would alienate viewers. 
  • Do not post questionable content – if you feel a snap is questionable in context, do not post it. 

The Social Media team is here to support you with this challenge!

Have a question or comment for us?

Please reach out!

Email our Marketing Manager,
Emalie Whan-Traylor:
[email protected].


Submit completed videos to:
[email protected]