Higher Education Spaces

A diverse group students in a college setting with chairs in stylish yet durable fabrics in the background are shown here.


We’ve developed a deep understanding and appreciation for education facility design, and its role in advancing positive outcomes. This is especially important when attracting and retaining students, faculty, and staff.   

From design consultation to fabric development to fabrication and installation, our turnkey approach fosters collaboration and progressive thinking to help create spaces that inspire, celebrate, and endure challenges and changes of educational environments.

To see our full range of products and services, download our Higher Education Spaces brochure [pdf].

Upholstery Fabrics

We have a variety of high-performance and stylishly designed upholstery fabrics that balance eye-catching colors and patterns, with incredible durability and toughness. We offer fabrics from our trusted partners Sunbrella® Contract Collection, Crypton®, Alta®, and Bella-Dura® that are:

  • Stain-resistant
  • Bleach-cleanable
  • Anti-microbial
  • UV-resistant
  • Moisture-resistant and more

See our selection of upholstery fabrics.

Closet Drapery

Closet Drapery is a clever and cost saving solution for creating new spaces without building walls or adding doors. They are a perfect choice to allow flexibility in a small space, such as residence hall closets, all the while giving privacy where it is needed. 

Our Closet Drapery can be finished with Impact Technology®—revolutionary textile treatments that promotes a healthier, cleaner environment. Impact Technology® makes our Closet Drapery fabrics are resistant to flames, stains, splashes, and microbial growth without the use of harsh chemicals and can be added to any fabric.


Window Treatments

The perfect balance of form, function, and of course, style. Whether you need some light, full light, no light, custom designs, we’ve got your facility windows covered. 

Standard Textile offers a variety of window treatments and hardware for residence halls, conference rooms, and class rooms, including:

  • Drapery and Sheers
  • Top Treatments
  • Roman Shades and Blinds

Solar Shades

Standard Textile is a global leader in the provision and installation of solar shades which give students, staff, and faculty the luxury of outdoor views, while still maintaining privacy. Our variety manual, motorized, and automatic solar shade offerings include:

  • Blackout fabric
  • Sheers
  • Decorative shadecloth
  • Custom printed

Shower Curtains

Whether you need standard ring and grommet shower curtains, or a hookless design, we have the shower curtain and hardware expertise to help bring your vision to life. 

Our shower curtains can be finished with Impact Technology®—revolutionary textile treatments that inhibits the growth of odor- and stain-causing bacteria, fungus, algae, and mold on contact. 

Custom Printing with ImagePoint®

Printed décor in your school’s colors. Boundless possibilities and no order minimums. Coordinate design elements—duvet covers, pillows, draperies, solar shades, wallcoverings, and even shower curtains—for an unforgettable collegiate experience. We offer custom printing for:

  • Throw Pillows, Duvets, & Top Sheets
  • Wallcoverings
  • Window Treatments & Solar Shades
  • Shower Curtains and more!

Learn more about ImagePoint®.