In many instances your business card is a first introduction to South Dakota State University.
It is important that this first contact convey a graphic identity that will be reinforced in subsequent contacts.
The university offers two different business cards styles. One has information on two sides and is predominantly blue. The second version is one-sided on white paper stock.
Information contained on business cards is subject to space limitations. The accompanying examples indicate the actual size of the card and the maximum number of lines available for this information. The information may only include that shown in the example (Only sdstate.edu websites and official college or department social media sites are permitted. Personal websites, email addresses and social media accounts are not permitted). Any additional information must be approved with the manager of creative services and branding in University Marketing and Communications.
To ensure visual consistency, all official university business cards will be designed by University Marketing and Communications.
To order business cards, please visit UMC's Creative Services and follow the instructions for requesting a project. Business card orders are sent to the printer on the 1st and 15th of every month. It takes 7-10 days for printing. The cost for 500 cards is $116.92 and 1,000 cards is $134.66 (these prices include both the design and printing fee).
Use of the university business card to promote private enterprise is not permitted.