K-State Research and Extension
How to use the K-State Powercat

The use of Kansas State University’s Powercat is restricted to official business or sponsorships.

The guidelines for using the Powercat include:

  • No markings are allowed on top of or through the Powercat mark.
  • The Powercat mark cannot be modified in any way, nor combined with other graphic elements.
  • Standard use of the Powercat mark is facing right.
  • Any use of the Powercat mark on a product (such as shirts, pens, signs or other marketing products) must be produced by a licensed vendor. Vendors must receive approval from K-State's Office of Trademark Licensing (logos@k-state.edu) before printing products.
  • The Powercat mark must appear in official university colors (purple, black or white).


For additional questions, including using the Powercat on apparel, contact the Office of Trademark Licensing at 785-532-6269, or logos@k-state.edu.


Questions about K-State Research and Extension's branding guidelines can be directed to communications, 785-532-5851 or ksrelogos@ksu.edu

Direct inquiries related to use of the university Powercat and wordmark to Trademark Licensing at 785-532-6269, or logos@k-state.edu.

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