The NC State brand utility bar offers a simple way to connect our thousands of websites and let Web users know where they are at all times. This element must appear at the top of all official NC State sites. No content or padding of any kind may appear above this bar. The utility bar is available in various color combinations (black, gray and red) consistent with official university colors, but it may not be edited or altered in any way beyond the options presented when embedding. The utility bar should only be used if the NC State logo is prominently displayed in the upper portion of your site or if the brick option detailed below is used.
For certain entities operating under unique circumstances, the utility bar might not be required. Exceptions will be handled on a case-by-case basis. Web Communication will provide support for the utility bar but will rely on each unit’s internal Web or IT staff to implement the bar. If you have questions about implementation or exceptions, email Web Communication at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The search box within the utility bar can search both your ...