University Communications and Marketing

Typography

The official typefaces for The University of Akron are the Avenir and Caslon font families.

Caslon is the serif typeface of the University wordmark.

French for “future,” Avenir is a clean, contemporary sans serif typeface that conveys the institution’s forward thinking and progressive vision. It is modern yet humanistic, combining a legibility and refinement that work well in both headlines and body copy, in print or online.

Use these typefaces in all printed materials to assure brand consistency.


Avenir

Avenir


Caslon

Caslon


Need help?

For assistance, contact:

Jeff Harwell
University Communications and Marketing
Ext. 6670
jharwell@uakron.edu

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