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The Newswire can be best reached via email at newswire@xavier.edu or by phone at 513-745-3561.

Advertising

Advertising Manager: Melissa Navarra

  • Phone: 513-745-3561
  • E-mail: newswire@xavier.edu

The Xavier Newswire is the independent student newspaper of Xavier University. We serve the 5,000 students of Xavier in addition to the faculty, staff, alumni, and local community. The newspaper covers campus news and events, Xavier athletics, the Cincinnati arts scene, and events in the Cincinnati area. Circulation of the paper is 1,800, and the paper is available for free at many locations on Xavier’s campus.

The Xavier Newswire is published on Thursdays during the academic year except during holidays and exam periods.

The paper is printed using an offset/85 line screen. There are five two-inch columns per page and a height of 15.75 inches. The total printed area on each page is 10.25 inches by 15.75 inches. There can be from eight to 16 pages per issue.

Off-Campus Advertising Rates

The deadline to reserve advertising space for the next issue is the Friday prior to publication. Advertisements can be printed in color at an additional cost of $175. The following rates are valid for all local businesses:

  • Full page – $300
  • Half page – $175
  • ¼ page – $75
  • 8 1/2″ x 11″ inserts – $650
    • Inserts accepted at $120.00 per thousand or $300 for 3,000 run

On-Campus Advertising Rates

The deadline to reserve advertising space for the next issue is the Friday prior to publication. Advertisements can be printed in color at an additional cost of $175. The following rates are valid for all Xavier-affiliated businesses:

  • Full page – $125
  • Half page – $75
  • ¼ page – $50
  • 8 1/2″ x 11″ Inserts – $650
    • Inserts accepted at $120.00 per thousand or $300 for 3,000 run

Student Advertising Rates

Student discounts are applicable for all Xavier students, clubs/organizations and independent student groups on Xavier’s campus. The deadline to reserve advertising space for the next issue is the Friday prior to publication. Advertisements can be printed in color at an additional cost of $120.

  • Full page – $100
  • Half page – $50
  • ¼ page – $20
  • 8 1/2″ x 11″ Inserts – $650
    • Inserts accepted at $120.00 per thousand or $300 for 3,000 run

Social Media Advertising Rates

If placed, advertisements for social media will be shared on the official Instagram, Twitter and Facebook accounts of the Xavier Newswire. Advertisements can be reserved at any time, and will be posted within 48 hours of purchase.

  • Off-campus – $300
  • On-campus – $150
  • Student – $25

The Newswire Weekly Radio Show Advertising Rates

A brief (no more than 30 second) advertisement can be reserved for our weekly radio show. The shoutout will be played in between segments of the show, and can either be submitted as a pre-recorded audio file or read by our host. The deadline to reserve advertising space for the radio show is the Friday prior to publication.

  • Off-campus – $30
  • On-campus – $25
  • Student – $15

Please contact Jessica Blocker for more information or to set up your advertisement to run in the Xavier Newswire.