Advertising

The Collegian
828 Harwood Road Hurst, TX 76054-3299
817-515-6323/FAX 817-515-0323
 

The Collegian is a publication for the Tarrant County College district. We cover 5 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 817-515-6323 or email tcccollegianads@gmail.com

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

Advertising Schedule FALL 2017/SPRING 2018

 DeadlinePublication
Issue 1Aug. 24, 2017Aug. 30, 2017
Issue 2Aug. 31, 2017Sept, 6, 2017
Issue 3Sept. 7, 2017Sept. 13, 2017
Issue 4Sept. 14, 2017Sept. 20, 2017
Issue 5Sept. 21, 2017Sept. 27, 2017
Issue 6Sept. 28, 2017Oct. 4, 2017
Issue 7Oct. 5, 2017Oct. 11, 2017
Issue 8Oct. 12, 2017Oct. 18, 2017
Issue 9Oct. 19, 2017Oct. 25, 2017
Conference
Issue 10Nov. 2, 2017Nov. 8, 2017
Issue 11Nov. 9, 2017Nov. 15, 2017
Thanksgiving
Issue 12Nov. 16, 2017Nov. 29, 2017
Issue 13Nov. 30, 2017Dec. 6, 2017
Issue 14Jan. 18, 2018Jan. 24, 2018
Issue 15Jan. 25, 2018Jan. 31, 2018
Issue 16Feb. 1, 2018Feb. 7, 2018
Issue 17Feb. 8, 2018Feb. 14, 2018
Issue 18Feb. 15, 2018Feb. 21, 2018
Issue 19Feb. 22, 2018Feb. 28, 2018
Issue 20March 1, 2018March 7, 2018
Spring Break
TIPA
Issue 21March 29, 2018April 4, 2018
Issue 22April 5, 2018April 11, 2018
Issue 23April 12, 2018April 18, 2018
Issue 24April 19, 2018April 25, 2018
Issue 25April 26, 2018May 2, 2018
*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.
Advertising

 

 

 

 

Standard local open rate: $8/column inch
National open rate: $11.75/column inch

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

How to read size info:

Example: 2 x 5 (3.64” x 5”) = $80

2 column x 5 inches (Actual size: 3.64 inches wide x 5 inches tall)

 

$8/column inch rate on the following sizes (based on local rate):

1 x 5 (1.74” x 5”) = $40

2 x 2 (3.64” x 2”) = $32

2 x 3 (3.64” x 3”) = $48

2 x 5 (3.64” x 5”) = $80

2 x 7 (3.64” x 7”) = $112

2 x 10.5 (3.64” x 10.5”) = $168

3 x 3 (5.54” x 3”) = $72

3 x 5 (5.54” x 5”) = $120

3 x 7 (5.54” x 7”) = $168

3 x 10.5 (5.54” x 10.5”) quarter page = $252

4 x 5 (7.44” x 5”) = $160

6 x 5 (11.25” x 5”) = $240

 

$7.50/column inch rate on the following sizes (based on local rate):

2 x 21 (3.64” x 21”) = $315

3 x 21 (5.54” x 21”) vertical half page = $472.50

6 x 10.5 (11.25” x 10.5”) horizontal half page = $472.50

 

$7/column inch rate on the following sizes (based on local rate):

6 x 21 (11.25” x 21”) full page = $882

 

*Custom sizes also available

 

Color ads are an additional $225 per ad (Any size)

*Discounts may be available for multiple ads

 

We are now offering the back cover of The Collegian for ad placement. For guaranteed placement on the back cover, the cost is $1,225 for a Full Page and $800 for a Half Page. 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 tcccollegianads@gmail.com

 

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

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:

DFW Printing Company, 3900 W. Plano Pkwy, Plano, TX 75075, Dock 11 or 12

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

Affiliations

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