NUIT Academic Technologies YouTube Upload Form
If you have been supplied an account by NU University Relations, you may continue to the
To request approval to upload content to the official Northwestern University YouTube Channel, please contact University Relations at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please make sure your video file is within a ".mov" or ".mp4" wrapper and meets the following specifications before uploading:
|Codec:||H.264, Main Profile|
|Audio:||AAC Stereo, 44.1khz, 128kbps|
You will need to provide the following metadata along with your video:
|Title:||60 characters max|
|Short Description:||715 characters max|
|PLEASE NOTE||Certain characters must be escaped for inclusion in the description field|
|Filename:||Ending in .mov extension|
|Keywords:||Space separated tages|
|Selected Playlist(s):||Selected from University Relations determined categories|
|Date:||Date that the video was released or recorded|
NU University Relations provides the following subject and talent release forms for photography and video and audio recording.
To aid in the branding of Northwestern University-produced content, we encourage you to use the following files in the creation of your videos.
Mac Users: hold control and click the link, choose "Download Link to Disk" (Internet Explorer), "Download Linked File As..." (Safari) or "Save this Link as..." (Netscape), then choose a location on your computer to which to save the file. After it has finished downloading, navigate to the file via the "Finder" and double-click on the file.
PC Users: right-click on the link, choose "Save link as..." (Internet Explorer) or "Save target as..." (Netscape), then choose a loction on your computer to which to save the file. After it has finished downloading, navigate to the file via "My Computer" and double-click on the file.