Class of 2018 T-Shirt Design Contest

Class of 2018 T-Shirt Design Contest

Love Want to see your designs on our merch?! is excited to launch our first ever t-shirt design contest in which we'll be printing an official "Class of 2018" shirt featuring a design submitted from our community!

Here's how to enter:

  1. Download our template and read over our design guidelines below.
  2. Put your design into our template using Adobe Illustrator (preferred), Photoshop, or good old fashioned pen & paper.
  3. Email your full color design file(s) to with the subject line "Class of 2018 T-shirt Design Contest" by no later than 11:59 pm December 13, 2017.
  4. We'll pick our favorite designs and put them to a community vote from December 14 through December 17, 2017.
  5. The winning design will be announced on December 18, 2017 and made available to order on in customized and limited edition color schemes!

The winner will receive a shirt featuring his/her winning design and a $25 gift card to! This contest is open to the public.

Design guidelines:

  • Your design will be printed on four different garments (crew tee, v-neck tee, longsleeve crew, and racerback tank), so make sure the design works well for all four garment types.
  • Your design can feature up to 2 ink colors on one side and 1 ink color on the other side (or fewer than this), and can also be front or back only. Feel free to choose any garment color you like for your submission.
  • Your design must include at least one of the following: "HER CAMPUS" (capitalization is up to you), "", "hcxo", or the Her Campus pennant logo.
  • Your design must include "Class of 2018" or "2018" in some form.

For inspo, here's the design for last year's Class of 2017 shirt:

Questions? Email 

Have fun designing, we can't wait to see what you come up with!

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