Join us for the 2nd International Student Radio Conference
University of Cambridge, England
August 14-16, 2019


The day student radio comes together around the world

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The 2018 World College Radio Day Marathon is FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2018!

This year our theme is: When All Else Fails, College Radio Speaks


Join us again as we celebrate the medium of student radio around the world! A very unique 24 hours of college radio broadcasting – embracing different languages and cultures around the globe. Can you stay listening for all 24 hours?

We invite all student radio stations around the world to join us for this very special annual event!


The Schedule


Starting at 12:00 midnight Danish time (GMT+2) (6:00 PM EST), Friday October 5th
Each country is one hour



About WCRD

It is well known that University/College/Campus/Student Radio is Awesome, but it is way way more than a spectacular and fun word.

History facts, prove the the power and importance of University/College/Campus/Student Radio in the world of Media.
For many generations, U.C.C.S. Radio acts a “portal” between amateur and professional Radio, always driven by passion for what Radio stands for.

U.C.C.S. Radio is a huge and amazing world, populated mainly by young fired-up spirits, balancing between innovation and experimentation, in a safe environment that lets creativity to be the motivation for the upcoming generations of Radio professionals. It is the only free live medium brave enough to play unsigned, local, and independentartists on a regular basis, something that turns into a fundamental part of the media landscape because of its unique and fearless programming.
U.C.C.S. Radio is also a place of understanding and tolerance, a place where universal humanitarian values can bloom and educate globally the young audience as well as the radio staff.

Every year, World College Radio Day proves  that the world of U.C.C.S. media, is always thirsty for connection and collaboration between different cultures from all over the planet.
World College Radio Day, apart from raising a greater, international awareness on U.C.C.S. Radio Stations around the world, is also about Arts and Music, as a 24 hours marathon to present independent and emerging music from all over the Globe,with live sessions and special interviews.
WCRD celebrates also the contribution of young people as creators of innovative contents and new communication systems that make borders disappear.

was founded back in 2012, by an initiative from Tiziana Cavallo (ITA), Guillermo Gaviria (COL) and Rob Quicke (US) to make the celebration worldwide. It was inspired by the College Radio Day event, celebrated in the United States and founded by Rob Quicke.




A Hindenburg Editing Software Licence

You will be eligible for a FREE 1-yr license for Hindenburg Broadcaster software for your station!
Because it’s all about the story…

24 Legendary Hours

You will be part of a Legendary 24 Hour Global Radio Marathon!


Radiojar subscription discounts

You will be eligible for a 10% discount at for ‘Simulcast’ or ‘Broadcaster’ plans, of monthly or yearly duration. There is also a 20% discount for 2 years for their ‘Professional’ or ‘Network’ plan, of monthly or yearly duration.

Special WCRD Sweepers, Jingles and Promos

You will ge access to the special World College Radio Day on-air sweepers, liners and promos in different languages that stations can play to promote the day.

Contact us

Rob Quicke

(William Paterson University, USA), Vice President – Rob is a co-founder of WCRD.

Ari Hautaniemi

(Lahti University of Applied Sciences, FINLAND) President – Ari’s in charge of the network and takes care of general development of the WCRD operations.

Rossella Biagi

(ADISU – Agency for the Right to University Studies in Umbria, ITALY) – Communications Manager – Rossella takes care of communications and WCRD info, among other things.

Victor Forlidas

(University of Patras , GREECE), Technical Officer – Victor takes care of all things technical. He also has a great music taste.

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