University™ Roman font family


Designed by Mike Daines in 1979
University Roman font is based on Speedball hand-lettering. Designed at the Letraset Type Studio in 1983.
University Roman is notable for its narrow capitals with crossbars that sit well above the median line. This unique roman design evokes a romantic air in display work such as packaging and advertising.

University Roman Bold

University Roman
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Std / OT CFF

supports at least

21 languages.















Technical details
Digital data from:
OpenType outline flavour:
CFF - PostScript-Outlines
Technical font names:
File name: UniversityRomanStd-Bold.otf
Windows menu name: University Roman Std
PostScript name: UniversityRomanStd-Bold
PostScript full name: UniversityRomanStd-Bold
Catalog number:
16786980
Characters:
211
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Features

Fractions

Tag: frac

Function: Replaces figures separated by a slash with 'common' (diagonal) fractions. The user enters 3/4 in a recipe and gets the threequarters fraction.

Standard Ligatures

Tag: liga

Function: Replaces a sequence of glyphs with a single glyph which is preferred for typographic purposes. This feature covers the ligatures which the designer/manufacturer judges should be used in normal conditions. The glyph for ffl replaces the sequence of glyphs f f l.