1. Right-click in an empty document and select Font.
2. Select the font you want.
3. Make any changes you want.
4. Click the Default button.
5. Select Yes in the warning box that appears.
6. Click OK.
The Page Setup dialog box also has a Default button that works the same way.
That should do it.How to set default font size and color in MS Word 2003?
Click Format%26gt; Font then select the font, color, etc. that you want and then press Default.