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Student Life Style Guide


About

About

The Student Life Style Guide offers guidelines and tips to students and staff who are looking to create SL-related promotional materials. On this page, you will find instructions on how to use the Student Life and ACC colors and logos, and also recommendations on how create effective flyers, posters, business cards and more.

Download the full Student Life Style Guide here (PDF)

Proper Logo Usage

Proper Logo Usage

The Student Life Logo adheres to particular guidelines in terms of sizing, placement and color. Make sure to stay in compliance with Student Life guidelines when using the logo.

Student Life offers several versions of the logo to accommodate all visual styles. (Additional guidelines for using ACC logos can be found within the full Student Life Style Guide).

Download the Student Life logos here (Full Color, Black & White)

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Colors

Colors

Did you know that Student Life has its own official colors? Additionally, each cluster within Student Life (ex: Organizations, Intramurals, First Year Experience) has its own representative color. Use these colors in general marketing communications to reinforce the Student Life brand when possible.

Typography

Typography

Student Life consistently uses a number of fonts in its marketing materials to communicate its identity within ACC. The fonts below are commonly used for SL-related promotional materials and free to download for personal use:

For Headlines:

American Purpose | Horseshoes & Lemonade | KG Happy | Nouvelle Vague Black
Otaku Rant | Prisma

For Headlines or Smaller Copy:

Caviar Dreams | ChunkFiveCoolvetica | Champagne & Limousines | Delicious
Florence | 
Giraffe | Hand of SeanLibel Suit | Museo | Nexa Rust | Pacifico
Rakesly | Walkway Black

Intramurals/Sports Fonts:

Varsity Regular | EA Sports Covers

Other Commonly Used Fonts: 

Britannic Bold | Calibri | Century Gothic | Gill Sans | Gotham | Myriad Pro

Free Font Resources:

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Templates

Templates

Need to promote an event or meeting? Download our free template to create flyers that you can print or use on the MySL corkboard: 

Download:

Flyer Examples

Below are some examples of how the flyer template can be customized to better fit your organization and events.

Best Practices:

  • Include date, time and location
  • Include basic description (make sure your flyer is easy to understand)
  • Use color, fonts and images that are appropriate for the event
  • Include SL logo
  • Include mandatory SAS (Student Accessibility Services) statement

(Additional tips for using fonts and color are available in the full Student Life Style Guide). 
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Resources

Resources

To reach the Communications Supervisor or Communications Team (for graphic design support, promotional item orders and/or social media), please contact sl@austincc.edu.

**Please note that all marketing requests need to be discussed with your Student Life Specialist or Coordinator prior to production.

To reach ACCENT Student Newspaper (for press release assistance, possible story ideas and/or media coverage), please contact editor@austincc.edu.