The department's Communications Coordinator is able to assist with a wide variety of communications and marketing needs.

Please contact, Katherine Spiering, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for questions related to:

  • Mechanical Engineering website updates (
  • Research center website updates
  • Faculty pages
  • Photography/videography
  • Social media promotion
  • Press releases or news articles
  • Graphic design (materials such as flyers, posters, PowerPoints, etc.)
  • Requesting department/college logos

Brand and Visual Guidelines

Please follow these Cockrell School's brand and visual guidelines when creating printed and digital pieces that officially represent the department, school or university.

Email Signatures

Your email signature is a direct representation of the university’s viewpoint. Follow UT branding guidelines for font and color size.

Zoom Backgrounds

Access Cockrell School approved Zoom backgrounds including various engineering buildings.

UT Office of Trademark Licensing

Use of the official UT Austin wordmark, the UT Tower, The UT Austin seal, Bevo and other UT protected marks MUST be approved through the Office of Trademark Licensing. View a list of protected marks here.

Use the Internal Campus Request Portal to submit requests for use of these marks and find a list of UT approved vendors.

Student Organizations must submit all designs through Trademarks here regardless of whether they contain protected wordmarks or logos. Be sure to select Cockrell School of Engineering as your Campus/Department/School/Division.