Here’s to the next 50 years!

To help celebrate SUNY Empire State College’s 50th anniversary, we’ve created a mark as a visual reminder of this special milestone. If you use the 50th mark, please follow the rules below.

SUNY Empire State College 50th Anniversary

Approved Versions

The versions below are the approved SUNY Empire State College 50th anniversary marks. The marks are not to be modified in any way. The marks will be available for download at the end of this page.

SUNY Empire State College 50th Anniversary

SUNY Empire State College 50th Anniversary

If additional versions are needed (single color, 2 color, black and white), please contact Casey Lumbra (, senior creative manager, for assistance.


Let it breathe a bit.

One of the ways to ensure the mark is used appropriately is to make sure there is ample space around it. To do this, use the shield as a measuring tool. There should be a shield’s width/height all around the mark as a no-content buffer.

Image showing how much spacing needs to be around the 50th mark.
Spacing around the 50th mark.


Some things not to do.

It is important that the mark be used consistently. The mark should not be modified or manipulated for any reason. Its orientation, colors, and composition should remain intact. There are no exceptions.

Here are the rules for using the mark:


Don't change the font.

Do not change the mark's font

Don't stretch or squish the mark.

Do not squish the 50th mark

Don't change the color of the logo elements.

Do not change the 50th elements

Don't place the logo on a photo or background color that limits the contrast.

Make sure there is enough contrast.


Add the 50th Mark to your Outlook Signature

  1. Open a new message and select Signature > Signatures.

  2. Choose the signature you want to add the mark to.

  3. Select the “Insert an image from your device” icon, locate your image file, and select Insert.To resize your image, right-click the image, then choose picture.

  4. Select the size tab and use the options to resize your image. To keep the image proportions, make sure to keep the “lock aspect ratio” checkbox checked.

  5. When you’re done, select OK, then select OK again to save the changes to your signature. For more information on signatures in Outlook, please visit the Microsoft webpage create and add a signature to messages.


Now for the moment you have been waiting for.

To download SUNY Empire’s 50th mark, choose the format you need. You will be directed to our digital asset management system where we will ask how you plan to use the logo. (It’s not that we don’t trust you. We do. We’d just like to know where we can see your awesome use of the SUNY Empire 50th mark.) We are proud of it and our college community.

If you have questions, please contact Casey Lumbra (, senior creative manager.


SUNY Empire State College 50th Anniversary

Full Color - Blue Text

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SUNY Empire State College 50th Anniversary

Full Color - White Text

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