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Style Guide

This is not a guide for writing academic papers. This is a guide for writing marketing and communications materials intended for general audiences such as current students, potential students, parents, donors, alumni and other groups. To ensure editorial consistency, please use this guide to resolve questions about grammar and style. If your question is not covered in this style guide, please use The Associated Press Stylebook (AP style) for a guide to correct usage. If you have any questions regarding writing style or proper terminology, please contact the Division of Marketing and Communications.

Press releases or publications that are mainly directed toward publication in the media should also follow APAP guidelines and should be submitted to the Office of Media Relations in the Division of Marketing and Communications.