University Style Guide

The University Style Guide is modeled after the Associated Press Stylebook, which will be referred to as the AP Stylebook throughout the style guide. Entries are listed in alphabetical order. To search for an entry, press Control and F (PC) or Command and F (Mac).

The main sections is the University Style GuideOn the left-hand side of the page you’ll find links to Other references and Common style questions.

If your question has not been answered by the University Style Guide, refer to the AP Stylebook or consult the AP-recommended dictionary, Webster’s New World College Dictionary, Fourth Edition. For further questions or if you find an entry that needs to be updated, please email Communications and Marketing at