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ACADEMIC PRINTING

 

ACADEMIC POSTER PRINTING MADE EASY!
At Vivid Print, we’ve made the job of printing academic posters easy and stress free. Simply create your poster using Powerpoint, Keynote, Pages, Illustrator, Photoshop or Publisher; then save as PDF and upload your file.

ACADEMIC PRICING
We print on rolls 24, 36 and 60 inches wide with about a .5” unprintable edge. Academic prints are not trimmed. Minimum charge is $30 per piece. See the above academic price guide. We certainly do customs sizes.

Our pricing is based on print-ready artwork. Your file must be setup at 100% and follow our tech specs.

You must be a staff member or currently registered student of one of the following institutions: University of Alberta, MacEwan, NAIT, Alberta Health Services, Alberta Cancer Board and Edmonton Public Schools. Print must be for academic purposes only.

Satin is recommended for pieces with full ink coverage and when drymounting.

FINISHING + SERVICES
Laminating  (lustre) $6/sq foot + a day
Drymounting  $6/sq ft for 3/16” fomecor + a day
Delivery U of A Campus/Alberta Health Services  add a day
Delivery Metro Edmonton  $10/address, when available
Rush  $20/piece, per finish. Subject to availability. Must be picked up at Vivid Whyte Ave

TURN-AROUND TIMES
Vivid Whyte Ave
Same-day = submit your file before 10am
weekdays and your print will be ready that same day after 5pm

After 10am is considered to have met the following day’s deadline.

* You will be contacted via email as soon as your prints are ready. Allow an extra day for each of any of the following: estimating, design, production, laminating, mounting, proofing or delivery.*

UofA/AHS Campus Delivery
Allow an additional day for poster delivery. Pre-payment is required if delivery to campus is chosen.

* You will be contacted via email as soon as your prints are ready. Allow an extra day for each of any of the following: estimating, design, production, laminating, mounting, proofing or delivery.*

FILE GUIDELINES
You are required to read and follow the specifications on our TECH SPEC page
HERE. Please take the time to do so and let us know if there are still questions.

PAYMENT
We accept cash, debit, visa and mc. We take U of A Speedcodes like a Purchase Order. Therefore, you are required to submit our invoice to your department. Speedcode or pre-payment is required if delivery to campus is chosen.



MATTE  for pieces with mainly text and not full ink coverage

SATIN  for pieces with images, bold colours and more ink coverage

Prices effective January 1, 2016. GST additional. Pricing is in Canadian Dollars.

The above prices are a guide; we produce posters on any size up to 5 feet
in width and 100 feet in length.