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Rate Sheet

ACU is the largest college market in Abilene! Connect with ACU students through advertising in the Optimist. You can advertise in our printed edition or on this web site – or take advantage of both to reach the broadest audience.


OPTIMIST RATE SHEET

ADVERTISING RATES

Local Ad Costs

B&W Ads

  • Full Page (10”X10”) – $950.00
  • 1/2 Page horizontal (10” X 5”) – $475.00
  • 1/2 Page vertical (4.92”X10”) – $475.00
  • Island (7.46”X7.5”) – $356.25
  • 1/4 Page (4.92”X5”) – $142.50
  • 1/8 Page (4.92”X2.5”) – $71.25

Color Ads

  • Full Page (10”X10”) -$1,235.00
  • 1/2 Page horizontal(10”X5”) – $617.50
  • 1/2 Page vertical (4.92”X10”)- $617.50
  • Island (7.46”X7.5”) – $463.13
  • 1/4 Page (4.92”X5”) – $185.25
  • 1/8 Page (4.92” X2.5”) – $92.63

Cost Per Column Inch:

B/W: $9.50 • Color: $12.35

Costs are for one run.

Frequency discounts are available for multiple ad purchases.

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Read the Advertising Policy page

Contact Cara Lee Cranford for information.
Email her at caralee.cranford@acu.edu or call 325-674-2463.