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University Writing Style Guide

We should all be consistent in our writing. In the University Writing Style Guide, you’ll find a helpful university-specific master list of words and phrases that are most often misspelled or misused on campus – including the difference between alumna/alumnus/alumni, a list of proper Boise State building names and common capitalization mistakes like “University.”

Prospective Students Communications

For departments and programs interested in communicating with prospective students or receiving contact information for select students admitted for the upcoming semester, please review the Prospective Student Communications page.

Campus Community Communications

If you’re interested in getting the word out to faculty/staff or the university in general, contact Communications and Marketing.

Social Media Guidelines

A helpful guide for learning about social media best practices for students and employees managing official university social media profiles.

Brand Standards

Everything you need to know to make sure the content you’re producing fits the Boise State brand. As the website says, “A unified campus with a consistent brand and mission strengthens the university.”

Marketing Templates

Recruit students, excite alumni, donors and fans, invite our community, and partner with industry using the new suite of marketing templates. Your college, department, office, institute or center will save time and stay on brand!