What We Do

Services: The Nitty Gritty Details

Public Events:
We recommend the "Art Tix" section of The News Tribune; ads are less than $100 each.
Contact: events@pugetsound.edu or 253.879.3555

All Other Paid Advertising:
Please contact the Office of Communications at communications@pugetsound.edu or 253.879.3298.

Graphic Design
$52 per hour
Contact design@pugetsound.edu or 253.879.2984 for estimates.

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.


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

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Publications and Printing

Creative Brief
Let's get on the same page! Please initiate your project by completing an online creative brief. Questions? Contact sstall@pugetsound.edu or 253.879.2673.

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


Campus Distribution: 90 11" x 17" color posters are $1 (no bleed) or $1.25 (full bleed) each to print and $10 total to distribute. On-campus distribution to all residence halls and academic buildings is handled by ASUPS Public Relations.

Off-campus Distribution: 115 11" x 17" color posters are $1 (no bleed) or $1.25 (full bleed) each to print and $1 each to distribute to area coffee houses, bookstores, libraries, etc. through Inform Puget Sound for off-campus distribution. Posters take about a week to be distributed and must be ready for pickup at least three weeks before your event.

Public Events Posters: The Office of Public Events coordinates design and distribution of promotional posters for Puget Sound's main public events, including instrumental and vocal concerts, theater productions, and endowed lectureships.

Business Cards and Letterhead
Copy Services awaits your call. Order directly at copyservices@pugetsound.edu or 253.879.3446.

The quarterly magazine features people and idea for alumni and friends of the college in January, April, July, and October. Back issues are available online, and requests for reprints of Arches features or special sections and story suggestions may be submitted to Associate Editor Cathy Tollefson ’83 at arches@pugetsound.edu or 253.879.2762.

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