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Printing Services

Who We Are

Services designed to meet University needs

We offer a wide range of services to address your specific communications challenge. Choose one that meets your need, and we’ll produce your project—large or small—with the highest standards of quality and timeliness. Or work with our team of experienced consultants and designers to build a comprehensive communications strategy that uniquely positions your department through a diverse set of communications channels.

 

Strategic Communications Planning

Our team of dedicated consultants and designers supports departments across the University as a resource to help develop communications strategies that produce results. Our vast experience with these departments provides us with insights that are shared across communications teams within the University, allowing us to diversify knowledge and guide productive discussions that result in creative and effective strategy.

 

Creative Development (Design)

Our award-winning designers are experienced University communicators with the creative passion and technical skills to visually execute your vision.

  • Publications
  • Posters
  • Brochures
  • Newsletters
  • Personalized Materials
  • University and Departmental Branding
  • Integrated Campaigns
  • Web & Electronic Media

View our creative portfolio

 

Web & Electronic Media Design and Development

Effective electronic communications are at the heart of any integrated campaign, and our talented electronic media designers visually coordinate web, e-mail, and mobile technologies with existing or new departmental branding.

  • Responsive Web Design
  • HTML Emails
  • Landing Pages
  • Banner Ads

View our web portfolio

 

Media Services and Interactive Print

Learn more about interative print

 

Personalization

  • Segmentation
  • Variable Imaging
  • Affinity Development
  • Newsletters
  • Calendars
  • Promotional Materials
  • Secure Data Handling
  • Direct Mail Campaigns
  • Surveys

Learn more about targeted marketing

 

Digital Printing

High-quality digital printing is available at five convenient Copy Center locations across campus. Drop it off in person or submit your file for printing online. We offer free on-campus delivery for all orders.

  • High-Quality Digital Color
  • Low-Cost Digital B/W
  • Large-Format Printing
  • Wide Variety of Unique Papers In Stock
  • Specialty Digital

View our equipment list

 

Copying

Full-service and self-service copying is available at our five on-campus locations, along with a variety of finishing services.

  • Full- and Self-Service Color Copying
  • Full- and Self-Service B/W Copying
  • Complete Digital Printing Services
  • Binding
  • Laminating
  • Padding
  • Drilling
  • Printed Tabs
  • NCR Forms
  • Shrink Wrapping
 

Offset Lithography

With an array of offset presses, we can economically produce your project without sacrificing quality. Our experienced press operators are both experts in their technical field and University employees dedicated to successfully supporting the mission of our institution. Printing Services has won numerous printing awards, including a recent “Best of Show” award from In-Plant Printing and Mailing Association.

Knowledgeable printing consultants are available to help determine the most sustainable, cost-effective production method for your publication.

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Full-Service Bindery

Precision is the focus of the Printing Services bindery department. From sharp folds to perfectly aligned images and accurate trims, the bindery is watching the fine details in finishing.

Capabilities include:

  • Folding
  • Cutting
  • Drilling
  • Scoring
  • Perforating
  • Numbering
  • Laminating
  • Bookletmaking
  • A Wide Variety of Binding Options
  • Handle Gluing, Hand Collating, and Other Assembly Processes

View our equipment list

 

Mailing

With an experienced, knowledgeable staff and a wide assortment of equipment, we have the ability to handle any mailing project—large or small. Capabilities and services include:

  • U.S. and Campus Mail
  • Mail List Processing
  • NCOA/CASS Certification
  • Variable Data Management
  • Interface with Offset and Digital Workflow
  • Handwork
  • Ink Jetting
  • Inserting
  • Tabbing
  • Consulting Services
  • Full-Service IBM