THE JOURNAL OF COLLEGE ADMISSION

The Journal of College Admission offers readers the latest professional news, and data and tips from experts. Each issue is mailed to nearly 15,000 association members and subscribers, and is free to the public for a limited time in downloadable and digital formats—with live links to advertisers’ websites.

MAILED TO: 15,000 NACAC MEMBERS AND SUBSCRIBERS
DIGITAL EDITION: 1,000 UNIQUE READERS ANNUALLY
EBLAST SENT TO: 16,000 NACAC MEMBERS

Deadlines:

  • Winter: November 1
  • Spring: February 1
  • Summer: May 1
  • Fall: August 1

Rates (4-Color)

Size
One Issue
Two Issues*
Inside Front Cover $6,500  
Back Cover $5,500  
Inside Back Cover $4,500  
Full Page $4,000 $3,500 each
1/2 Page $2,500 $2,250 each
1/4 Page $1,500 $1,250 each
* All insertions are consecutive

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SPECS

Placement Size
Full Page Bleed

Bleed: 8.75 x 11.25"
Trim: 8.5 x 11.125
Please keep all text materials 1/8" inside trim

1/2 Horizontal 7 x 4.75"
1/4 Page 3.5 x 4.75"

 

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND FORMATS

  • 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 should 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. NACAC 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.

PRODUCTION CONTACT

sendmyad@theygsgroup.com

The YGS Group
3650 West Market Street
York, PA 17404
Tel: +1 717 505 9701