stationery1Official University Stationery System
The University has adopted an updated official sta-tionery system. Although the previous design servedthe University well, thetransition to this new designwill enable the University to establish a unified imageand leverage its collective strength with the public.The stationery system is designed to create animmediate impression of elegance and order.It distinguishes Howard University, first and foremost,and allows for the identification of units within theexpressed guidelines. These standards apply tothe use of the University Seal and wordmark, color,typography, content, and paper stock.To maintain the integrity of the University’s stationerysystem and ultimately the University’s image, it isrequired that units obtain professionally printedstationery through the printing vendors authorized byHoward University. The use of templates, scannedcopies, or other re-created stationery is not allowedwhen communicating with internal or externalaudiences. The authorized printing vendors arefamiliar with applicable guidelines and can offervaluable assistance.
How to Order Stationery
Official University policy requires that any institutionalstationery and professional cards be printed by theUniversity’s Graphics and Printing Department toassure consistency of style, format, and quality.The Department of Graphics and Printing should becontactedfor information on procedures, scheduling,and cost. Customers are expected to submit apurchase order with the proper departmental chargenumber when orders are placed.Arrangements for unit stationery can be made bycontacting the the Department of Graphics andPrintingat (202) 806-1200.