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Mailing Address:
Office of Strategic Communications and Marketing
Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Road MD 9103
Kennesaw, GA 30144
Phone: 470-578-6203
Fax: 470-578-9180

Physical Location:
3391 Town Point Drive
2nd Floor, Suite 2700
Kennesaw, GA 30144


Creative ServicesThe creative services unit of the Office of Strategic Communications and Marketing is responsible for creative design, visual standards and photography services for Kennesaw State University.

Visual Identity Program

Kennesaw State University’s visual identity program is an important part of the university’s overall brand recognition. All official institutional colors, logos and marks are part of our visual identity and we strive to maintain consistency over their usage. Having a cohesive and integrated brand and visual identity system helps the university to be visually referenced and easily recognized. Click here for more information on Kennesaw State’s Visual Identity Program. Also, please feel free to contact our office at 470-578-6203.

Creative Design Services

We are here to help you communicate effectively on behalf of your department. In order to ensure that strategic priorities are aligned, we will dedicate our in-house resources according to the criteria listed below. If we are unable to execute your project in-house, we will still provide project management assistance and identify external resources for your needs.

The priorities for design services are as follows:

  • Projects that are part of a strategic communication plan that is in alignment with the KSU strategic plan

  • Established publications, such as the Annual Report, Kennesaw State University Magazine, Access and others essential to the operation of the university

  • University-wide recruitment marketing communications, such as undergraduate recruitment, fund-raising, advancement communications and marketing materials

Photography Services

Photography services is responsible for documenting the people, places and events of Kennesaw State that best reflect and support the university's strategic goals. Photography services provides campus-related photography for use in official internal and external publications.

Photography services prioritizes photography coverage to ensure that images from campus-related events are made available for internal and external publications.

The priorities for photography services are as follows:

  • Publications produced by the Office of Strategic Communications and Marketing

  • Key university-wide events that support the strategic goals of the University

  • News photos for release to the media

If your photography needs do not meet the criteria listed above, it may be necessary to obtain quality freelance services for your event or project at your expense. To request photography services or freelance assistance please download our request form and submit electronically.

Please note: Individual headshots are taken on the first Tuesday and the third Wednesday of the month. Appointments are set between the hours of 8:00 am and 11:00 am; 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm on the hour.

The Photography Studio is located on the fourth floor, Town Point. Please stop at the receptionist desk through doors to your right when stepping out of the elevator. The receptionist will inform us that you have arrived. A photographer shall then escort you to the studio.

If you should have any questions concerning the scheduling of your headshot please contact photography at photography@kennesaw.edu. Or you can call our main desk at 470-578-6203.

Submit photography request online
Submit headshot request online

Download photography consent form

Photography Database

KSU Photo Book is an online photo database that features images of Kennesaw State University’s faculty, staff and students, in addition to Kennesaw State’s campuses and buildings. Users of this site can also find photographs of landmarks and other structures of interest on the campus. The professional images contained within this collection may be downloaded for use on the Web or in reports and presentations that foster the positive promotion of the University. To view and or download photographs go to www.ksuphotobook.smugmug.com.

KSU Building Photo Archive

Licensing Management

Please visit the Trademark Licensing Website

Maintenance of our brand and visual marks extend beyond the borders of the university. Our Trademark Management and Licensing program ensures proper use and application of the trademarks that are associated with Kennesaw State University. Through relationships with retailers, licensees, campus departments, student organizations, alumni and fans the licensing program promotes and protects the use of its trademarks. For more information click here.

Only vendors licensed with KSU are permitted to manufacture, imprint or embroider Kennesaw State merchandise.

Click here for a list on approved vendors. (Vendor List is updated monthly)
Click here for a list on approved vendors for Inaugural Football Season.

If you are a vendor and would like to become a licensed KSU vendor, please contact:

Learfield Licensing Partners
8900 Keystone Crossing, Suite 605
Indianapolis, IN 46240
317-699-0808 Phone
317-669-0810 Fax

For more information on Creative Services, Photography Services or Licensing Services, please call the Office of Strategic Communications and Marketing at 470-578-6203.

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