The Collegian
828 Harwood Road Hurst, TX 76054-3299
817-515-6619/FAX 817-515-0323
The Collegian is a publication for the Tarrant County College district. We cover 6 campuses (3 in Ft. Worth, 1 in Hurst, and 1 in Arlington) and print 10,000 copies weekly. The Collegian is published each week on Wednesday mornings and is free to the TCC population. (Except for holidays, examination periods, summer, and conventions). To place an advertising order, call 817-515-6619 or email

*DEADLINE for Ad placement is the Thursday prior to the publication date by 5:00 p.m.
*DEADLINE for Ad placement is the Thursday prior to the publication date by 5:00 p.m.

Currently if you purchase three ads, you will receive a fourth ad of equal size and value FREE.


Standard local open rate: $8.50/column inch
National open rate: $11.50/column inch

  • Please note: Each column is more than one inch wide.

Collegian advertising is based on modular sizes of full, half, quarter and business card size ads.

*Discounts may be available for multiple ads

 *TCC departments and clubs: TBA

We offer the back cover of The Collegian for ad placement. This includes the color charge because color is mandatory on the back cover. You are also guaranteed to be the only ad on the cover. If you reserve back covers for 4 issues this school year, you will receive a 15% discount. 

For more information on advertising, call 817-515-6323 or email

Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover are welcome. Make all checks payable The Collegian. There is a $15 service charge for each returned check.

Submitting Files When submitting advertising files for publication, please use any of the following formats:

  • .pdf (preferred)
  • .jpg
  • .eps
  • .indd

Please submit high resolution images. Make sure the crop marks are set at an eighth of an inch away from the image so that the crop marks do not directly touch the image.

Preprinted Inserts: Inserts must be sent six days prior to publication date

     Preprinted Inserts      $200 setup fee plus $70 per 1,000
     Minimum Order      3,000

SEND INSERTS (6 days prior to publication date) directly to:

KDH Media Group, 1809 Florence Road, Killeen, TX 76541

Phone: 214-977-6855

Advertising Policy:
The Collegian accepts legitimate advertising, reserving the right to reject or edit advertising copy that is libelous; promotes academic dishonesty; violates postal regulations or federal, state or local laws; or encourages discrimination against or exploitation of any individual or group. Advertisements for alcoholic beverages, drugs, tobacco products, or any advertising determined to be in poor taste will not be accepted. Positions requests will be honored whenever possible, but The Collegian does not guarantee positioning. Advertiser is responsible for full cost of space reserved if ad is cancelled after the deadline.

Political Advertising All political advertising must be paid in advance and plainly identify the sponsor of the advertisement and contain the words “Paid Political Advertisement.” All political advertisers receive the same rate as other advertisers.

Copy Regulations:
Composition, photography and artwork produced by The Collegian becomes the property of TCC Student Publications and may not be used or reproduced without prior written consent of the Director of Student Publications. National Representatives

  • All Campus Media Company
  • Re:Fuel


  • Texas Intercollegiate Press Association
  • Texas Community College Journalism Association
  • Associated Collegiate Press