Colors and Web Design
Skidmore has designated several Pantone colors for use with official college seals and wordmarks.
|Official Skidmore colors for the wordmark
Skidmore Gold Metallic PMS 871 requires coated stock and special attention for best result
PMS 871 metallic
It should be noted that the General Web Design Standards do not recommend white text on a dark background.
Some colors currently in use on the Skidmore website include:
Color and use
|Grey table header row||#bbb|
|Grey table content row||#eee|
|Yellow table header row||#f4ea9b|
|Yellow table content row||#fffad1|
|Green table header row||#d7dabc|
|Green table content row||#f2f4e0|
This policy is subject to change as new standards are deeemed necessary. This version is based on the 2009 edition of the Graphic Standards manual, but contains more up-to-date information and thus shall be considered the official statement regarding web design standards. If you have any questions, or wish to report an error, please contact the Web Development team of the Office of Communications.