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Information for Stanford Modern Users Regarding April 9th Theme Release

On April 9th, 2013 there will be an update to the Stanford Modern themes for Drupal 6, Drupal 7, Wordpress, and Dreamweaver (HTML). The Stanford Modern theme is being revised to incorporate the new Stanford identity guidelines:

  • Use of the updated Stanford identity marks
  • New Stanford identity fonts
  • An expanded color palette
  • Use of the new Stanford Universal Footer from the Identity Toolkit
  • A smaller feature banner on the homepage

You can preview the revised Stanford Modern theme at

For more information about the Stanford identity guidelines, visit

Drupal 6 and Drupal 7:
The Stanford Modern theme on Stanford Sites will be updated automatically to the new identity on April 9th. After the update you will no longer be able to use the previous version of the theme.

The new version of the Stanford Modern theme for the Collaboration Tools Installer (CTI)  will be available through the CTI Upgrader on April 9th. You will need to run the upgrader to update your site to the new identity. If you do not run the upgrader, the look and feel of your site will not change. You are encouraged to use this newly updated Stanford Modern theme on your site.

Wordpress and HTML:
The updated Stanford Modern theme will also be available on April 9 for Wordpress and as Dreamweaver Templates from, and will be made available for Wordpress via Collaboration Tools Installer at a future date.

If you have any questions, please submit a HelpSU request at and we will respond as soon as possible.