The design of Drexel University's website provides a robust brand experience and supports the University's core values and mission. Many of the sections of the Web Style Guide are intended for the advanced web developer and describe the processes for designing and developing Drexel University websites. This section provides background on the presentation and aesthetics of Drexel University websites, and explains how this visual system supports the University brand.
Contact the Office of University Communications for any questions regarding the Web Style Guide, or Information Resources & Technology's Web Support Team for information on how to gain access to the content management system.
Content Management System
Drexel University uses the web application SiteCore as a content management system for managing websites. All new websites for academic and administrative units, including colleges and schools, are required to use SiteCore for development.
Responsive Web Design
Websites designed applying responsive web design techniques provide optimal viewing experiences across a wide variety of browsers and devices.
Drexel University Web Template
Drexel University has created a design template in the content management system to ensure a unified look and feel across Drexel University websites.
Guidelines for images on the web ensure that the presentation of photography and graphics have a consistent look across the University's websites.
For the advanced web user, established CSS classes provide a method for streamlined presentation of text and other elements across the University's websites.