USWDS patterns are practical guidelines and best practices for common user interactions

Interested in what the USWDS team learned speaking with digital teams throughout the federal government as they work to remove barriers and create inclusive digital experiences for all users? Visit Together: Inclusive Design Patterns.

Help users to…

  • Complete a complex form

    Help users enter form information by easing their cognitive load and providing peace of mind.

  • Select a language

    Help users to easily identify and access content in whatever language they prefer.

  • Create a user profile

    Help users to provide information that is key to their identity.