Thesis Printing from PrinterThe first two copies, printed on 25% cotton paper, are free of charge. Additional copies can be ordered for a fee.  One thesis can be bond either "Velobind" or Spiral for free, including a black or frosted front/back cover.  Additional copies can be bound for a $7 each. 

If you need assistance making a final PDF file from multiple MS Word files, please send the files, along with your contact information and your OSU ID number, to:

Files delivered in Microsoft Word must be submitted in their native format. Files created using any other tool should be delivered in PDF format.  Files are printed one-sided unless requested otherwise. 

NEW ORDER FORM: If your source file is less than 20 MB, please use our SMS Print Order Form to upload your file and place your print order. For files larger than 20 MB, please drop off a thumb drive containing your file(s) at the SMS service desk in the Valley Library. Be sure you include your name, OSU ID number, phone number, desired finished size, number of copies, and anticipated pick-up time.

Due to storage limitations, SMS cannot keep copies of electronic production files once a job is completed and cannot hold printed materials over 30 days. Customers are responsible for keeping copies of their production files and for picking up their orders within the 30 days of completion.


The first two copies, printed on 25% cotton paper, are free of charge and printed one-sided unless noted otherwise. Additional copies that are printed on 25% cotton watermarked paper are as follows:

B/W .07 per page
Color .15 per page
Extra Envelope .50

The first thesis copy to be bond either "Velobind" or "Spiral" is free, additional copies are $7 each.