Standard Templates | Kent State University

Standard Templates

Because a need exists for support with website design and development to help university departments comply with baseline web requirements, Kent State University has made three baseline template options available.

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The templates can be viewed in Chrome and Safari.

TRADITIONAL TEMPLATE

The traditional template utilizes Kent State’s institutional colors and the four-color Kent State logo, which is an expectation among alumni and future students and parents. These web colors are featured:

  • Kent State Blue: rgb(0, 38, 100) or #002664
  • Kent State Gold: rgb(234, 171, 0) or #eaab00
  • Warm Gray 5C: rgb(174, 167, 159) or #afa79f

BRIGHT TEMPLATE

The bright template blends traditional Kent State blue and gold with a brighter blue and gold, and the four-color Kent State logo. These web colors are featured:

  • Alt-Blue: rgb(66, 109, 169) or #426da9
  • Kent State Gold: rgb(234, 171, 0) or #eaab00
  • Warm Gray 3C: rgb(199, 194, 186) or #c7c2bc

GRAY-ON-GRAY TEMPLATE

The gray-on-gray template features a crisp, clean gray header with a four-color Kent State logo, while offering a department or college the opportunity to introduce an approved accent color to round out that area’s family of online and offline publications. These web colors are featured:

  • Cool Gray: rgb(115, 115, 115) or #737373
  • Choice of one color from the primary or accent color palette
  • Warm Gray 3C: rgb(199, 194, 186) or #c7c2bc

Baseline template example

Baseline template example demonstrating where the header, footer, action links, quick links and so forth are placed on the page.