Design and print services

CDS are an award-winning digital and print communications agency appointed to run the University's graphic design and print functions (formerly run by Print Essex).

How to order design and/or print

All orders need to be submitted through the order form (.docx) and emailed to

Once the order has been reviewed, our CDS client service team will be in touch about the cost and timings to produce your order.

We won't start designing or printing an order without your approval of the costs and a relevant cost code.

Materials should conform to the University's brand guidelines and to copyright and IPR guidelines.

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CDS If you have any queries or questions about how CDS can help drop us an email and we will be in touch.