Libraries

Poster Printing

Poster printing is available in the CECH Library. Minimum turnaround time for poster printing is 48 hours or 2 business days (Monday-Friday).

Poster Printing Basics

For best results, follow the steps below.

  • Create your poster using PowerPoint. The University-branded template is available from the UC Marketing and Communications Brand Guide site.
  • Resize the PowerPoint slide prior to adding content. See below for poster printing costs. The maximum length is 48 inches.
Poster Printing Costs & Sizes
Size White Background >25% Color
36 x 48 inches $48 $60
31.3 x 41.5 inches $32 $40
23.3 x 41.5 inches $24 $30
  • Add your content. Save the PowerPoint slide as a PDF.
  • Bring your PDF on a flash drive to the CECH Library Information Desk for a print preview approval with Library Operations Manager Elaine Ignatius.
  • Payment is required at the time the poster is ordered.
  • For UC Students: We accept Bearcat Card/Student ID as payment.
  • For UC Faculty and Staff: We accept Bearcat Card/Student ID or NIU Transfer of Funds form as payment. We cannot accept grant funds (account number that starts with a "G") as payment.

Once the page is printed and there are no mechanical errors or defects caused by CECH staff, prompt payment is expected and there are no refunds. All sales are final.

  • The CECH Library is not responsible for user errors in page design, page set-up, or omission of text.
  • The patron/customer is not responsible for equipment errors, malfunctions, or any input errors made by CECH Library staff.