Holiday E-Cards

University Marketing has created holiday e-cards for the 2022–23 winter season. And we’ve done all the hard work for you. These GIF image files are sized at 1080px wide to provide sufficient resolution for most preferred email clients and for social media.

To wish your campus colleagues, external partners, or the university community a Very UW Season, check out the designs below, download the one you like best, and simply place it like any other image. Enjoy!

Don’t forget: Make sure to add the provided alt text to your GIF for accessibility. We suggest using the graphic at the top of your email, followed by your personal message. Need ideas for personal messages? We’ve got you covered. Just choose from these options.

Good Things

Animated graphic with blinking blue string lights and badger red text

Download “Good Things” e-card

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Animated graphic with blinking blue string lights and badger red text “Peaceful, Hopeful, Wonderful, Meaningful, Beautiful” with the “FUL” flashing blue. Additional text reads “Wishing you a 2023 full of the good things in life.”

Holiday Greetings

Animated graphic featuring red text

Download “Holiday Greetings” e-card

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Animated graphic featuring red text “Holiday greetings” alternating with a red UW crest on a light blue background with blinking white snowflakes.

Holiday Flamingo

Animated image featuring a white on red background line drawing of a flamingo wearing a winter hat with blinking stars and text that reads

Download “Holiday Flamingo” e-card

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Animated image featuring a white on red background line drawing of a flamingo wearing a winter hat with blinking stars and text that reads “Warmest Holiday Wishes.”

Magic & Wonder

Animated photo showing people on a frozen Lake Mendota during dusk surrounded by flickering ice lanterns. The University of Wisconsin Madison crest is superimposed along with text that reads

Download “Magic & Wonder” e-card

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Animated photo showing people on a frozen Lake Mendota during dusk surrounded by flickering ice lanterns. The University of Wisconsin Madison crest is superimposed along with text that reads “Wishing you a season of magic and wonder.”

Comfort & Joy

Animated graphic featuring an illustrated waving Bucky alongside campus buildings and twinkling snowflakes on a Badger red background, with text that reads

Download “Comfort & Joy” e-card

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Animated graphic featuring an illustrated waving Bucky alongside campus buildings and twinkling snowflakes on a Badger red background, with text that reads “Wishing you a Happy Holiday Season and a Joyous New Year.”

Dancing Bucky

Animated graphic featuring a dancing red illustrated Bucky against a turquoise background with falling snow.

Download “Dancing Bucky” e-card

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Animated graphic featuring a dancing red illustrated Bucky against a turquoise background with falling snow.

Greeting copy options

  • Happy Holidays and a Joyous New Year!
  • We want to thank you for your continued partnership and collaboration throughout the year. Here’s to a 2023 full of progress, hope, and community.
  • Warmest wishes for the holiday season, and a wonderful 2023!
  • Have a wonderful winter season, and Happy New Year, Badgers!
  • Sending all good wishes for the days ahead.
  • As we all say goodbye to another year, we want to thank you for being such wonderful campus partners. We wish you a 2023 full of wonder, joy, and peace.
  • As the year comes to a close, we want you to know how much we appreciate working with you. We wish you and yours a happy and healthy 2023!
  • As the seasons change, we appreciate campus partners like you. Here’s to a happy holiday season!
  • Here’s to a warm and cozy season, and a 2023 full of hope and joy.