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Creative Brief
Let's get on the same page! Please initiate your project by completing an online creative brief. Questions? Contact or 253.879.3298.

How do we work? See our Office of Communications Project Management Policies.

Graphic Design
Contact or 253.879.2984.

Design for small projects, such as ads or posters, often can be completed in two hours or less.
Design for medium projects, such as event programs or small brochures, can range from four to 16 hours.
Design for large projects, such as annual reports or viewbooks, requires more than 16 hours to complete.

Please allow a minimum of six weeks' lead time for all publications projects. To begin a project, please complete and submit a creative brief.

Printed Material
The Office of Communications bids projects to appropriate vendors and oversees all aspects of the printing process.

Campus Distribution:
11" x 17" color posters are $1 (no bleed) or $1.25 (full bleed) each to print. On-campus distribution to designated poster display areas in academic and campus buildings is handled by ASUPS and requires approximately 35 posters. Distribution to residence halls and houses is handled by the Office of Residence Life.

Off-campus Distribution: 11" x 17" color posters are $1 (no bleed) or $1.25 (full bleed) each to print, and cost a little more than $1 each to distribute to area coffee houses, bookstores, libraries, etc. through Inform Puget Sound. Typically Puget Sound provides Inform Puget Sound with 100–120 posters. Posters take about a week to be distributed and must be ready for pickup at least three weeks before your event.

Business Cards and Letterhead
Print and Copy Services awaits your call. Order directly at or 253.879.3446.

Web Support
The web manager, working with the Office of Communications, Technology Services, and others on campus, provides CMS (Content Management System) training, website development strategy, and institutional social media oversight, guidance, and support. Contact the web manager: or 253.879.2691