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Color Palette

The university's official maroon and gold colors are key components of our brand, and consistent use is essential to a unified image.

Web use: Please see our web style guide for comprehensive color guidelines for screens, as well as tips on accessibility and other digital standards.

Primary Colors

Texas State Maroon

PMS: 504
CMYK: 65,100,100, 35
RGB: 80, 18, 20
Hex: 501214
Web accessible: Yes, with white contrast color
Web alternate: N/A

Texas State Gold

PMS: 872 Metallic
CMYK: 20, 30, 70, 20
RGB: 141, 115, 74
Hex: 8d734a
Web accessible: No, use alternate
Web alternate: 6a5638, with white contrast color


Accent Colors

Accent colors are intended to complement the primary colors. They should not be used as a substitute for the primary colors.

 

PMS: Black 7
CMYK: 51, 44, 36, 84
RGB: 54, 53, 52
Hex: 363534
Web accessible: Yes, with white contrast color
Web alternate: N/A

 

PMS: 415
CMYK: 0, 0, 12, 41
RGB: 166, 166, 152
Hex: a6a699
Web accessible: Yes, with black contrast color
Web alternate: N/A

 

PMS: 400
CMYK: 5, 6, 10, 14
RGB: 232, 227, 219
Hex: e8e3db
Web accessible: Yes, with black contrast color
Web alternate: N/A

 

PMS: 117
CMYK: 0, 18, 100, 15
RGB: 222, 180, 7
Hex: deb407
Web accessible: Yes, with black contrast color
Web alternate: N/A

 

PMS: 5565
CMYK: 30, 0, 24, 26
RGB: 140, 175, 161
Hex: 8baea1
Web accessible: Yes, with black contrast color
Web alternate: N/A

 

PMS: 464
CMYK: 10, 49, 100, 35
RGB: 158, 102, 20
Hex: 9e6614
Web accessible: No
Web alternate: None; not for web use

 

PMS: 3278
CMYK: 100, 0, 55, 5
RGB: 0, 160, 142
Hex: 00a08e
Web accessible: No
Web alternate: None; not for web use

 

PMS: 575
CMYK: 48, 0, 100, 53
RGB: 76, 114, 29
Hex: 4b721d
Web accessible: No
Web alternate: None; not for web use

 

PMS: 667
CMYK: 52, 49, 0, 14
RGB: 115, 115, 168
Hex: 7473a8
Web accessible: No
Web alternate: None; not for web use

 

PMS: 302
CMYK: 100, 25, 0, 50
RGB: 0, 84, 129
Hex: 005481
Web accessible: Yes, with white contrast color
Web alternate: N/A

 

PMS: 1807
CMYK: 0, 100, 96, 28
RGB: 181, 18, 27
Hex: b5111b
Web accessible: No, use alternate
Web alternate: b30e1b, with white contrast color