Web Standards make our web pages better, more clear, and more accessible by our audience. Some of these rules, such as Accessibility, are required by law. Others, such as Brand standards, are required to help make the hundreds of websites at Western a cohesive whole.

Western Brand Standards

For a complete overview of the Western Brand, visit Brand Central. Also see these specific resources:

  1. Style Guide: Western Style Guide (pdf)
  2. Download Logos: Western Logos for Web Use
  3. Also see our article on Brand Colors for the web


As a public institution we are required to provide equal access to programs and services for our entire community, including those with disabilities. See more about Web Accessibility Laws:

More Articles on Web Standards

In the articles below we present some solutions and best practices for common web issues.