To help us better serve the college and our community, please review the following publicity and publication guidelines and keep them on hand for future reference.
- SUNY Orange Style Guide
- College Name
- College Colors
- College Logo
- Press Inquiries
- Press Releases (Online request form)
- Media Advertising (Online request form)
- Business Cards
- Social Media
The SUNY Orange Style Guide is an indispensable tool designed to help you present your message most effectively while supporting the valuable SUNY Orange brand. The Style Guide is available for download both from here, as well as from the College's shared P drive on the College's network (P:\Logos_and_Templates)
The official name of the college is Orange County Community College. If a formal reference is not required, the institution should be referred to as SUNY Orange.
Orange County Community College school colors are identified using the Pantone Matching System (PMS). Our PMS colors are Orange 1665 and Blue 294. Colors for the web are available on our website at http://www.sunyorange.edu/web/guidelines.shtml#toc_4_7.
The College logo or seal must appear on every official college document. Below are copies of the College's logo and seal along with a link to an electronic file which may be downloaded and used for publication. Copies of the logo and seal may also be downloaded from the College's shared drive.
In addition to the main seal and logo, the College has developed department-specific logos which incorporate the department name within the context of the overall College branding. To use your department-specific logo, please download it from the shared P drive on the College's network.
To obtain a department-specific logo, please contact Steve Hedderton at (845) 341-4727.
For more information and guidance on logo and seal usage, please refer to the SUNY Orange Style Guide.
The Vice President for Institutional Advancement is the official spokesperson for the college and serves as the initial contact point for all press inquiries.
In most cases, a reporter who is writing a story or wants specific information on a particular topic will need to speak to the appropriate faculty or staff member. In these cases, the Office of Institutional Advancement will refer the reporter to the department chair who will in turn decide whom within his/her department is best to answer the particular question.
In other cases, a reporter may contact a member of the staff or faculty directly. In these cases, please notify the Office of the Vice President for Institutional Advancement with the name of the media and the reporter along with the nature of the inquiry.
Under no circumstances should staff and faculty members initiate contacts with the press without the prior approval of the Vice President of Institutional Advancement or the President of Orange County Community College.
|Point of Contact:||Mike Albright (ext. 4728) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|How to Request:||
|Lead Time:||At least two weeks prior to event, but not more than one month.|
|Other Info:||Faculty/staff may enter their events directly into the online calendar via the college website. Contact Mike for instructions if needed. The online calendar is accessible from every page of the website, or you can type in this address: http://www.sunyorange.edu/calendar|
|Point of Contact:||Steve Hedderton (ext. 4727) email@example.com|
|Lead Time:||At least two weeks prior to first desired advertising date, no more than 1 month.|
|How To Request:||
|Other Info:||Faculty/staff may enter their event directly into the online calendar via the college website. Contact Steve for instructions if needed.|
If advertising was not requested during annual budget preparation, your department will be responsible for paying for ads (see Steve for rates). All advertising must be approved by Vice President for Institutional Advancement.
|Point of Contact:||Stephen Hedderton (ext. 4727) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Submitting Info:||Before undertaking a new print project, please either refer to the SUNY Orange Style Guide, or consult with Steve Hedderton, Asst. Director of Communications for Publications, for important information about adhering to the SUNY Orange brand guidelines.|
|Other Info:||All print material must have the approval of the VP for Institutional Advancement or his designee before printing or photocopying.|
Click here to download a copy of the form to be filled out, approved and sent to Steve Hedderton, Institutional Advancement.
Please note: As stated in the Student Handbook, Orange County Community College has the right to photograph its students for use in publications, advertisements and/or on its website unless student notifies the Office of Institutional Advancement at 845-341-4725.
If a model release is needed, you may download the form from the link below.
College photos for print and web applications are available in the SUNY Orange Photo Gallery located on our website.
* Note: at this time, most digital photographs do not reproduce acceptably on materials printed in the campus copyroom.
The SUNY Orange Social Networking Procedure/Guidelines is an indispensable tool designed to help you present your message through social media and providing the requirements and responsibilities of maintaining a social media presence. This document is available for download both from here, as well as from the College's shared P drive on the College's network (P:\SocialMedia). The point of contact for any questions about social media is Chris Thurtle, Institutional Advancement (contact information below).
|Point of Contact:||Chris Thurtle (ext. 4402) email@example.com|
|Submitting Info:||A complete set of guidelines are located at http://www.sunyorange.edu/web/|
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