Utilize these resources to help maintain the university’s brand identity and to provide consistency in the look and messaging of all USD communication materials.

USD Media Gallery

Looking for a specific shot for your promotional materials? Explore the extensive Media Gallery consisting of thousands of photos for our campus colleagues.

The Media Gallery houses photos that capture an array of campus beauty, student life, architecture, athletics, Catholicity and faith, life, faculty and staff, various events and much more. To navigate the gallery, we have provided a handy keyword list and search guide to get you started.

Access the Media Gallery using your MySanDiego login at If you are a first time user, you will receive an email confirmation. Once logged in, you can easily browse the photo collection using a specific keyword or several keywords at once to quickly narrow your selection. Upon choosing your photo(s), you can download to your computer or save in a lightbox for future use.

If at any time you experience trouble with the Media Gallery or need extra assistance, please contact


Coordinate with University Copy to create a business system — including stationery, envelopes, and business cards for the University of San Diego. View and order stationery elements through University Copy.

Photo Guidelines

In order to increase the number of opportunities to effectively promote the University of San Diego via advertising and promotional platforms, the Office of University Communications has established a series of photo guidelines that are both easy to understand, and important to follow.