F Newsmagazine is the award-winning monthly student publication of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. For more than 25 years the staff at F has published a provocative journal focused on arts and culture in Chicago and beyond, bringing a fresh voice to the vibrant local print scene.
With 5,500 copies distributed to over 190 drop-off points, F is one of the most widely circulated college publications in the Chicago area. F Newsmagazine is distributed at galleries, cafés and night clubs, book and record stores, as well as our school and other colleges. Our audience includes not only students, but also other readers interested in F Newsmagazine‘s trademark style — lively coverage of the arts and culture.
Print Ads – Sizes and Rates
|Print ad size||Price||Additional for color|
|Full page 10″ x 16″||$500||$100|
|Half page 10″ x 8″||$300||$50|
|Quarter page 5″ x 8″||$150||$25|
|Eighth Page 5″ x 4″||$100||$25|
|Discounts||10% for two ads
20% for three ads
30% for four ads
40% for six ads
|Preprinted inserts||Minimum 3000, additional for booklets, $70/1000|
Discounts apply to black and white prices only and must be prepaid. Full color processing is available for an additional charge — $100 for full page ads, $50 for half page ads, $25 for quarter page and eighth page ads. Premium placement charge of $100 is applied to back cover ads. Inquire about our substantial discounts for bundling print and web ads. Materials submitted must be at 300 DPI.
Our award-winning designers can also design your ad for an additional charge.
|2016-2017 Issue||Reservation Deadline||Art Deadline||Publication Date||Special Issue|
|September||Aug. 15||Aug. 17||Aug. 26||New Student Orientation|
|October||Sept. 14||Sept. 21||Sept. 30|
|November||Oct. 12||Oct. 19||Oct. 28||Holiday Travel|
|December||Nov. 9||Nov. 16||Nov. 28||Holiday Travel, Gift Giving|
|February||Jan. 11||Jan. 18||Jan. 25||Back to School|
|March||Feb. 8||Feb. 15||Feb. 24||Spring Break, Travel|
|April||Mar. 10||Mar. 15||Mar. 31|
|May||Apr. 12||Apr. 19||Apr. 28||Graduation|
Web Ads – Sizes and Rates
|Web ad size||Price/Month||Size|
|Leaderboard||$400||728 pixels x 90 pixels|
|Footer: home page only||$300||728 pixels x 90 pixels|
|260 x 100 pixels
260 x 260 pixels
260 x 600 pixels
|Add $50 for click-through.
Add $50 for animated GIF.
F Newsmagazine reserves the right to reject any ad deemed inappropriate by the F Newsmagazine staff.
Fnewsmagazine.com is published year round. F Newsmagazine print edition is published eight months/year.
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