Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville State UniversityServices / Types:
- web development
- creative design
- responsive design
- content management
- cascade cms
- higher ed
Founded in 1883, Jacksonville State University is an accredited university located in Jacksonville, Alabama with 8700 students, 500 faculty members and 45 degree programs. It’s also the only school in the nation to win NCAA national titles in football, men’s basketball and baseball at the D1 or D2 levels.
Design and Development
Solutions for Higher Education with Cascade Server
This project actually included two responsively designed sites: jsu.edu and jsu.edu/news, which received great responses from students and faculty via social media channels following the launch.
This full responsive redesign involved integrating the designs into Cascade Server CMS. Several templates were designed to provide the client with a library of graphical assets to leverage within their CMS. The user interface elements that were designed were consistent with the current brand usage but also introduced new web elements that were a solid reflection of the brand voice. Widgets were used within the content management system to allow the client to easily include these assets into their pages. Call to action buttons used colors from the established web palette to draw attention and create interest.