Advertising Rates

Local Open Rate:

  • $5.50 / column inch

Campus Rate:

  • Budget Code: $3.25 / column inch
  • Cash: $5.50 / column inch

Online Rates

  • Top Banner Ad: $60/week
  • Side Bar Ad: $40/week
  • Bottom Banner Ad: $30/week

Classified Rate:

  • $6.00 for the first 20 words, and 15 cents for each additional word

Pre-printed Inserts:

  • $85 per 1,000
  • $382.50 for full run of 4,500

Per Column Inch:

  • 1 column 1.56 inches
  • 2 columns 3.25 inches
  • 3 columns 5 inches
  • 4 columns 6.69 inches
  • 5 columns 8.37 inches
  • 6 columns 10.13 inches

Sample Ad Sizes & Rates:

  • Full page $693.00 (6 col. x 21)
  • Half page $346.50 (6 col. x 10.5)
  • Quarter page $173.25 (3 col. x 10.5)
  • Eighth page $86.63 (3 col. x 5.25)

Classified:

  • Local Rate: $6.00 for 20 words
    (15ยข for each additional word)
  • Pre-printed Insertions: Rate: $85.00 per 1,000
    ($382.50 for full run of 4,500)

Print Discounts:

  • 10% discount for payment in advance
  • 10% discount for publishing 5-10 ads
  • 15% discount for publishing 11 or more ads
  • $225 additional charge per color advertisement. This is a direct pass through from our printing company. Color ads are normallly placed on the back page and must be in one full week in advance.

Online Discounts:

  • 10% discount for payment in advance
  • 10% discount for publishing 5-10 weeks
  • 15% discount for publishing 11 or more weeks

Deadlines:

  • Tuesday issues: Ads must be turned in and approved by noon on Thursday
  • Thursday issues: Ads must be turned in and approved by noon on Monday

Contact

The Appalachian
ASU Box 9025
STE 217, Plemmons Student Union
Boone, NC 28608
email editor
828-262-6149 (editor)
828-262-3104 (news)
828-262-6256 (production)
828-262-2157 (business office)
828-262-6252 (advisor)
828-262-6256 (fax)

The Peel
thepeel@appstate.edu

WASU 90.5 fm
requests@wasurocks.com
828-264-4905 (main)
WASUfm (aim)

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