Advertise with Us

The Butler Collegian website receives about 12,000 views per week, and 1,000 papers are distributed across Butler University each week. If you are interested in advertising with the Butler Collegian, please contact the Editor-in-Chief at

PRINT EDITION* Rates are per issue

AD SIZE AD DIMENSION(W x H inches) 1 Issue 4 Issues Semester Academic Year
Full Page 11.25 x 21 $907 $831 $756 $600
1/2 Page 11.25 x 10.5 $453 $415 $378 $300
1/3 Page 11.25 x 7 $302 $280 $259 $206
1/4 Page   5.6 x 10.5 $264 $246 $226 $180
3 columns x 6”   5.6 x 6 $151 $140 $129 $103
3 columns x 3”   5.6 x 3 $75 $69 $64 $51
2 columns x 6”   3.7 x 6 $100 $93 $86 $68
Business Card   3.7 x 2 $38 $36 $32 $30
Inserts $900


Contact to discuss options not listed here. Ads are due by 10 a.m. on the Monday before the Wednesday run date. See the publication schedule below.


ONLINE EDITION* Rates are per week

AD SIZE/LOCATION 1 week 4 weeks Semester Academic Year
250 x 225 pixels
Top of Right Column
(every page)
$302 $280 $259 $256
772 x 100 pixels
Banner above top stories
(home page)
$264 $246 $226 $180
250 x 225 pixels
Lower Right Column
(every page)
$151 $140 $129 $103
772 x 100 pixels
Banner under top stories
(home page)
$100 $93 $86 $68

**Online edition rates represent the total cost of running the ad for the time period listed PER week. One semester is 12 weeks. One academic year is 24 weeks.
We ask that advertisers send us a JPEG file of their ad in the dimensions specified, along with a URL that the ad is to take visitors when clicked. If you need help creating an ad, please let us know – we can make a basic ad using your logo and text for an additional $15.


COLLEGIAN NEWSPAPER RACKS* Rates per time period

AD SIZE 1 week 4 weeks Semester Academic Year
17 x 21 inches $15 $40 $125 $200

We have a total of eight racks that are placed in each academic building as well as the library.



2022: Aug. 24, Aug. 31, Sept. 7, Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28, Oct. 5, Oct. 12, Oct. 26, Nov. 2, Nov. 9, Nov. 16

2023: Jan. 18, Jan. 25, Feb. 1, Feb. 8, Feb. 15, Feb. 22, March 1, March 22, March 29, April 5, April 12, April 19

Advertising Policy

The Collegian accepts advertising from sources within the university and from outside vendors and/or businesses. The Collegian will not knowingly accept any advertisement that is defamatory, pornographic, promotes academic dishonesty, violates any federal, state or county laws, or encourages discrimination against any individual or group on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, color creed, religion, national origin or disability. The Collegian reserves the right to reject ads considered distasteful or defamatory. The Collegian reserves the right to edit, properly classify, cancel or decline any advertising. If an advertisement is denied publication, all material will be returned to the advertiser.

All advertising is placed at the discretion of The Collegian staff. Preferred placement or positioning cannot be guaranteed. The views expressed in the advertising in The Collegian may not necessarily be the views of The Collegian staff. Advertising in the paper should not be seen as an endorsement for the product.

Insertion Guidelines

Ads are due no later than 10 a.m. on the Monday before the Wednesday run dates.

Ads should be submitted in a digital format. Industry-standard PDF files are preferred.



  1. Dan Rutherford said:

    Hi, I would be interested in placing a classified ad. I own and operate the Fred Astaire Dance Studios in Indiana. We are currently looking for dance majors to join our great team of teachers. We offer an incredible environment for the dance enthusiast to work in. How do I proceed.?

  2. Kaylen said:

    Hello! The YMCA is interested in placing some advertising in the Collegian regarding student rates and job openings. Who would be the best person to contact to discuss this?