The footer is generally a list of navigation links across the bottom of the page. It is reserved for links that could best be called footnotes, such as copyright notices, privacy policies, terms of service, help and contact information. The university footer is standard on all pages and cannot be changed. However, you can add your school, college or unit specific footer above the university footer by using the Branding Control settings in MOSS. There is a template in the Reusable Content Gallery you should use when formatting your footer.
Below is an example of the university footer and a department footer: