• Capitalize campus in the phrases Morningside Campus and Manhattanville Campus.
  • Capitalize only the first letter of common New York City neighborhood acronyms: Nolita, Soho, Tribeca, Dumbo.
  • Use commas in addresses as follows: New alumni club chapters were recently established in Phoenix, Arizona, and Seattle, Washington.

In running text, the names of states should be spelled out.

  • Joe Smith visited campus from Minneapolis, Minnesota.

In addresses or in lists, use postal codes

  • 111 First Street, Phoenix, AZ

In certain cases, such as in the magazine’s class notes where space is at a premium, postal codes may be used in running text .

In running text, United States should be spelled out when used as a noun. US (no periods) should be written when used as an adjective.