Color Palette


Primary Colors

Gold and brown are Adelphi’s school colors and are the essential palette for accents on all materials. Gold and white should be used as the primary and dominant colors in accents and large headlines; brown and black can be used to create emphasis and for smaller type.

Gold

  • Pantone / 7549 C / 7548 U
  • Hex / #ffb500
  • CMYK / 0, 22, 100, 2
  • RGB / 255, 181, 0

Brown

  • Pantone / 4625 C
  • Hex / #4f2c1d
  • CMYK / 30, 72, 74, 80
  • RGB / 79, 44, 29

Black

  • Hex / #000000
  • CMYK / 70, 35, 40, 100
  • RGB / 0, 0, 0

White

  • Hex / #ffffff
  • CMYK / 0, 0, 0, 0
  • RGB / 255, 255, 255

Secondary Colors

The following colors can be used as backgrounds and accents.

Light Brown

  • Pantone / 7531 C
  • Hex / #7a6855
  • CMYK / 16, 29, 38, 53
  • RGB / 122, 104, 85

Light Brown at 65%

  • Hex / #9f9081
  • CMYK / 0, 9, 19, 38
  • RGB / 159, 144, 129

Light Brown at 35%

  • Hex / #c5bbb1
  • CMYK / 0, 5, 10, 23
  • RGB / 197, 187, 177
 
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