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Web Guidelines

Branding is also visible in university websites. 

Some elements are required for all Northwestern websites. 

Northwestern's new web templates include additional features. On this page, find some basic guidelines for using the header and footer in these templates.

Visit our Departmental Templates website (NetID required) to access code and see examples for using the brand elements effectively for web.

Website Header

The header at the top of a webpage includes the Northwestern wordmark, the site title (presented in its brand lockup) and optional links.

Full northwestern header

Website Footer

The footer at the bottom of a webpage includes required links, contact information and optional site-specific links.

Full northwestern footer
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