Poster Being PrintedWe will print one 36 inch wide standard paper poster per assignment or conference free of charge. We can also print 42 inch wide posters for a fee.

Mounting and additional prints can be ordered for a fee. Lamination is available for a $10 fee at a maximum width of 36 inches.

Files delivered in Microsoft PowerPoint/Publisher or Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign must be submitted in their native format. Templates available.

Posters created using any other authoring tool should be delivered as a PDF, TIF, or JPG.

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 larger files, 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, optional lamination ($10) 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.

Other Material Available:

Photo Luster paper, Enhanced Matte paper, Photo Glossy paper, Glossy Laminate

Poster Printing - Additional Prices:

  36" Width 42" Width
Archival Ink
       Standard Paper $2.00/sq ft $4.50/sq ft
       Luster or Glossy Photo $3.50/sq ft $5.00/sq ft
       Enhanced Matte $4.00/sq ft $6.50/sq ft


$10.00 per poster (up to 36" poster only)


Note: client-provided material reduces the fee by 50%.

       Foam-Core               White        Black
           Up to 32"x40" $12.00  $15.00
           Up to 36"x48" (tri-fold cut avaialbe) $31.00  N/A
           Up to 42"x84" $52.00  N/A