Downloads

Institutional Marks

The institutional mark (shield and signature) is the preferred identity for the University of Pittsburgh. Download the Institutional Marks

Visual Identity At-a-Glance

This At-a-Glance Guide illustrates key details for Pitt logos and includes examples of how to use the visual identity. 

Guidelines PDFs

The Brand Guidelines are availble for download as a PDF, as well as the Sub-Brand Architecture Guidelines

Writing Style Manual

The University of Pittsburgh Writing Style Manual is a comprehensive road map to the style guidelines adopted by the University of Pittsburgh. It has been prepared for the use of all who write University promotional materials as well as Web sites that will carry the University of Pittsburgh name.

Avatars

These avatars feature the University’s shield and conform to the brand guidelines.

Favicon

The institutional mark is used for the favicon for official pitt.edu webpages. 

Email

Here are some guidelines to follow when crafting your internal and external emails.

Presentations

Download one of our three PowerPoint presentation templates.

Report Templates

Use these templates to enhance your documents. 

Research Poster Templates

These poster templates are not required, but provide a basic research poster format that incorporates the University shield and signature. 

Electronic Letterhead

This editable letterhead is intended for informal correspondence that must be sent via electronic mail. 

Video Assets

When you are producing video content to highlight your program or initiative, or promote the University of Pittsburgh, there are a number of files that you may download to enhance and brand your video. These include 4K or HD, animated or static bugs, as well as an animated end title card.

Wallpapers

Show off your Pitt pride by downloading these branded wallpapers for your desktop or mobile device.

Virtual Backgrounds

Use these Virtual Backgrounds to liven up your virtual space. Choose from a variety of options!