ITE Journal

Reaching More Than 14,000 Subscribers & ITE Members

Published since 1930, ITE Journal is an award-winning monthly publication from the Institute of Transportation Engineers. Considered one of the leading periodicals in the transportation industry, ITE Journal covers areas of critical importance to transportation professionals and keeps those in the industry abreast of current trends and hot topics. Available in both print and electronic format, articles highlight issues related to transportation operations and safety, traffic engineering, transportation planning, intelligent transportation systems, the impact of emerging technologies on transportation, building livable and healthy communities, complete streets, autonomous/connected vehicles, transportation demand management, parking, and more. The readership of ITE Journal is a diversified base of city, state, and local transportation professionals encompassing a wide range of fields.  


2018 Editorial Calendar & Deadlines

Issue Feature Deadlines



Ad Close: November 15
Art Due: November 30



Ad Close: December 15
Art Due: December 30


Vision Zero/Safety

Ad Close: January 16
Art Due: January 30

April Placemaking

Ad Close: February 22
Art Due: February 28


Active Transportation and Health

Ad Close: March 23
Art Due: March 30

June Smart Communities

Ad Close: April 21
Art Due: April 28


Infrastructure in a CV/AV World, Planning for Resiliency and Recovery from Disasters

Ad Close: May 16
Art Due: May 26


Annual Meeting and Exhibit Issue

Bonus Distribution: ITE Annual Conference

Ad Close: June 2
Art Due: June 9


Mobility for All

Ad Close: July 21
Art Due: July 28


Annual Awards Issue

Ad Study Issue

Ad Close: August 24
Art Due: August 31


Innovation and the Future of Transportation

Ad Close: September 22
Art Due: September 29

December ITE Year in Review/Annual Report Issue

Ad Close: October 24
Art Due: October 31

2018 Rates & Specs

Placement Specs 1x 3x 6x 12x
Full Page 7.75" x 10.375" or 8.5" x 11.125" with bleed $3,250 $3,000 $2,870 $2,660
2/3 Page 4.5" x 9.625" $3,025 $2,780 $2,680 $2,500
1/2 Page 7" x 4.75" or 3.375" x 9.625" $2,565 $2,375 $2,300 $2,160
1/3 Page 2.125" x 9.625" or 4.5" x 4.75" $2,200 $2,075 $2,010 $1,900
1/4 Page 3.375" x 4.75" $2,163 $2,205 $1,965 $1,860
Double Page Spread 16.5" x 10.875" $5,500 $4,960 $4,735 $4,330
Placement Specs 6x 12x
Inside Front Cover 8.5" x 11.125" with bleed $2,971 $2,733
Inside Back Cover 8.5" x 11.125" with bleed $2,971 $2,733
Back Cover 8.5" x 11.125" with bleed $3,100 $2,852

Special Positions

Position Price Per Insertion
Center Spread $6,120
Guaranteed Position $360 plus space rates above
Professional Services Directory (3.375" x 1") $1,500
Tip-On Cover $2,500
Blow-In Card $2,000
Cover Wrap $9,000

Trim Size: 8 1/4" x 10 7/8"
Please submit your artwork to our SendMyAd portal.


  • high-resolution PDF/X-1a file is required for all ads.
  • Colors must be CMYK. No ICC profiles, RGB or Pantone colors.
  • Resolution of all photography and scanned illustrations must be at least 300 dpi. Line art should be 600 dpi.
  • Vital copy and images must be at least 1/8” away from trim. Spread ads must have at least 3/8” total gutter.
  • Materials shoud be submitted without crop marks, but full page ads should include the required 1/8" bleed.
  • All fonts used must be embedded in the PDF file.
  • Using the bold, italic or other style keys is not encouraged. Please use the bold or italic version of the font. (For example, instead of making Adobe® Garamond bold with the style key, use the actual font for Adobe® Garamond Bold).
  • Flatten all layers and set transparency to highest setting.
  • Ads must be suitable to print as-is. ITE is not responsible for any errors in content.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Materials that do not meet the stated advertising specifications will be rejected.
  • Necessary alterations are the responsibility of and at the expense of the advertiser. All materials must be submitted in accordance with the published deadlines and meet the criteria stated in the advertising policy.


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York, PA 17404
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