Underwriting can connect to over 55,000 monthly listeners on Classical KUCO*

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KUCO Radio is a non-commerical, non-profit radio station licensed by the Federal Communications Commission to the University of Central Oklahoma. While the FCC prohibits non-commercial stations from broadcasting advertisements, it allows KUCO to broadcast underwriting announcements – aired acknowledgements of Businesses and Organizations in recognition of donations made to the station.  

Classical KUCO underwriting announcements include the name of the donor, and a value-neutral non-promotional description of products, services, or events and a website location or physical location for our listeners to visit.

Many business and organization utilize Classical KUCO underwriting announcements to connect to our remarkable listening community who can not be reached through other media. KUCO listeners are patrons and supporters for the arts, they also volunteer their time, skills, and resources to positively impact the health and well-being of their communities.

On-Air Acknowledgement

All Classical KUCO underwriting announcements are 15-seconds in length which includes the prelude, “Support for KUCO comes from…” and are voiced and produced by the station. Your underwriting announcements will be delivered in a credible and dignified manner within an uncluttered setting to demonstrate your support for the arts in Oklahoma and to help increase your message effectiveness.

Streaming Audio Acknowledgement

All Classical KUCO programming and underwriting announcements are simulcast to our on-air listeners across the state and digital listeners on kucofm.com, iHeart, Amazon Alexa devices, and the KUCO mobile app available at no cost on Google Play and the Apple App Store.

Your business or organization can also utilize KUCO’s 15-second streaming audio pre-roll underwriting announcements to connect to our digital listeners before the stream begins.


Classical KUCO is committed to advancing the Oklahoma Arts community and is the only locally-programmed classical music station in the state. It’s ongoing commitment to local arts and culture have earned the station four Governor’s Arts Awards.

Your consideration appreciated to utilize underwriting announcements to support KUCO and to connect to our educated, engages, influential listeners to your business, organization, or event.

It is our please to answer any questions you many have and to work with you to develop messaging to fit your goals to the same satisfaction as our current underwriters enjoy.

Please let us know how we can be of service.

Cameron Hutton
(405) 325-5926

* Nielsen TAPSCAN Copyright Data OKC TSA 4-week P12+ M-Su 6a-12m Annual Ave. April–June 2022 and Oct-Dec 2021

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