Digital pattern library


Patterns are simple, reusable solutions to specific design problems built to support the University of St Andrews website and web applications.

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Patterns essential to building a basic University of St Andrews webpage; listed from the top of the page to the bottom.

Call to action

Patterns used to bring attention and link to content of importance both on the University website and external.


Patterns used to display content in various ways.

Form elements

Patterns used to create forms.


Supported icons sets.


Patterns used to build long-form content pages. You MUST use the intro, end piece and credits in every long-form piece, and use an assortment of the other long-form patterns that are available.


Patterns that are no longer supported and will be removed in future versions of the pattern library.