Office of University Communications

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A New Focus for Visual Services at Pitt

The role of the University’s Visual Services department is evolving to meet the needs of brand building and storytelling.

Brand Briefings Scheduled for Fall Term

This is your opportunity to learn more about the research and discovery phase of the brand initiative, as well as key aspects of the brand.
New University marks and colors

An Updated Look for the University

You may be noticing a new look for the University. It’s all part of a fresh and modern update of Pitt’s marks and colors, which was steered by the input of more than 4,000 stakeholders, including faculty and staff.
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Ensuring Digital Accessibility ‘Is the Right Thing to Do’

For Angie Bedford-Jack, helping Pitt colleagues create digital experiences that are accessible to users with diverse needs is more about people than it is about compliance standards.

Map, Virtual Tour Let Users Experience Campus in a More Dynamic Way

The University’s new campus map and virtual tour let users not only locate campus buildings but also explore resources like accessible entrances, shuttle stops and composting stations.

Nine from Pitt Community Named to New Pittsburgh Courier’s Fab 40

Nine members of the University of Pittsburgh community have been named to the New Pittsburgh Courier’s Fab 40 Class of...

Have You Shared Your Input on the University’s Marks and Colors?

Before the calendar moves from spring to summer, the Office of University Communications (OUC) wants faculty and staff input on the University’s institutional marks and colors.

Share Your Opinion: University Marks and Colors Survey

The Office of University Communications is seeking input for student, faculty, staff and alumni opinions on the University’s institutional marks and colors via an online survey.
Heather Lyke at Nike Store at the Pitt Shop

New Athletics Visual Identity Is Modern Update to an Iconic Classic

The royal blue and gold Pitt script made its official comeback when the University’s athletic department unveiled a new visual identity at Bigelow Bash event on Sunday, April 7.

How to Capture Your Best Side

Professional photos are a great addition to website profiles and email avatars. Learn some do’s and don’ts about taking and using headshots and portraits that make great first impressions.