Our visual identity serves to position Colorado State University Research as a leading public research university. Consistent use of the identity enhances recognition of who we are and visually reinforces our reputation for quality. This communication and event toolbox outlines usage guidelines for the CSU Research Brand on print and digital assets. We have also provided quick links for media request, social media, newsletters and service inquires.

Local Discovery, Global Impact

Do you have an event coming up that campus needs to know about? Complete our Calendar Submission Form to be added to the Vice President for Research calendar.

For the official CSU logo please go to the CSU Brand Style Guide.

Download CSU Research Wordmarks 

(includes CSU green and CSU white versions)

Please direct media requests to

Below you will find Microsoft Word templates with CSU Research branding. Please feel free to edit these layouts in however your organization needs them. If there is something more detailed and custom you would like created, please email Lauren Klamm.

Download CSU Research One Pager .DOCX file

We have created a general research presentation about Colorado State University, our research facilities and our research expertise.

Download the CSU Research .pptx file

Sign up for the OVPR research newsletter to get interesting news and updates from the Office of the Vice President for Research at Colorado State University delivered to your inbox monthly.

To suggest content for our monthly newsletter email

2020 Researcher’s Social Media Guide

We manage the Office of the Vice President for Research social media presence across several platforms. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

We also provide trainings on effective ways to use social media as a distribution platform for research.  If you would like assistance marketing your department on social media, please email Lauren Klamm.

Finding the perfect photo for your research presentation can be challenging. We are taking the work out of your search by offering a database of research photos you can easily download via Google Drive.

Colorado State University also has a flickr account with access to thousands of photos taken by official CSU photographers.

The VPR Communications and Events Team manages four digital screens on the third floor of the Lory Student Center. These monitors are intended to showcase research accomplishments and upcoming research events. To be featured on the VPR Lory Student Center Research Wall, please email

Learn about the VPR Social Media Best Practices.

Register your Social Media accounts through the official CSU Social Media website.

Use our JIRA Ticketing System to submit an official request to update your website or webpage.

To contact our webmaster email,