The Matador is the official CSUN mascot reflecting the fierce spirit of the campus and the proud heritage of the San Fernando Valley. The mascot is protected by copyright and is a trademark of the university. The Matador is primarily associated with CSUN Athletics. With approval from the Marketing and Communications Department and using the guidelines outlined here, the Matador logo can be used for “spirit” and other non-athletic related promotional material.
CSUN Athletics operates under its own set of identity guidelines. The overarching CSUN identity defined in this document should not be used in conjunction with the Athletics identity. This includes the CSUN wordmark, Matador and any other extension of the CSUN Athletics identity.
For additional information regarding the CSUN Matadors brand identity or for questions regarding specific use, please contact:
Assistant Athletic Director, Creative Services