UCSF

Create a Campaign

This page enables campaign authors to understand how to create an email campaign in Mailchimp. It is part of the Build step in our Instructions for Email Campaigns.

On this page

  1. Prepare a draft
  2. Build your campaign

Prepare a draft

Before building, it is helpful to have prepared all the pieces you need. Open the Email campaign draft template (Word template, 2 pages, 33 KB, MyAccess login required), then save it to a new name before completing it.

Build your campaign

  1. If you haven’t already done so, log in to Campaign Monitor using the URL and credentials our team provided.

  2. Select Campaigns, then select the Create a New Campaign button in the top right corner.

  3. Follow the instructions that appear to build your campaign.

Next step: Edit a campaign