Tools for University Communicators

Western‘s students, alumni, faculty and staff are our best ambassadors. University Communications is here to equip you with tools to tell Western‘s story. Please tell us how we can help you.

Using Western‘s Logo

Do you need to use Western's logo? Western University Communications provides oversight of and guidelines for the use of Western‘s logo across all official university communication platforms.

Click here to see the Brand-Identity System manual.

Click here to download logo files. (This is for faculty and staff only. You must log into

Trademark Licensing

Do you want to use Western‘s logo for apparel or novelty items? Western has an official licensing program, and such items may only be produced by Western-licensed vendors. To learn more about Western's licensing program, click here. 

Web Style Guide

Follow the guidelines provided to help maintain Western's website. Web ambassadors and web content managers will find our easy-to-use Web Style Guide a great source for tips and tricks to keep your content fresh and consistent with brand standards. Also, find tips for uploading or embedding video, images, audio files or other important documents.

Marketing and Supplies for Special Western Events

Western University Communications maintains a small inventory of Western-branded displays for use at events. These items include:

  • Western banners
  • Western event tent
  • Western wind blades

To reserve one of these items, call 970.943.3038.


University Communications operates a small-brochure design service in conjunction with the Art Department. If your department needs a new brochure, please call 970.943.3038 or email

We also have brochure templates available in Adobe Creative Cloud file formats for professional designers.

Social Media

University Communications manages Western's social-media platforms.