A trademark or service mark is generally a word, phrase, symbol, or design, or a combination thereof, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods or services of one party from those of others. If you would like more information regarding trademarks or the process in obtaining a trademark registration, please see the USPTO’s Basic Facts About Trademarks.
The University owns and controls its names, marks, logos, colors, insignias, seal, designs, depictions of campus buildings and landmarks, and symbols that have become commonly associated with the University or any of its campuses.
Our office focuses on the registration and maintenance of the University’s trademarks as well as protection and enforcement of the University's rights to our trademarks.
If you have any questions regarding the licensing or the use of the University's marks or sponsorships, please contact the University’s Office of Licensing & Trademarks.