Campus Digital Signs

  • The Colorado State University campus has eight large informational signs that display events and deadlines to students. Sign locations include: Moby Arena, the Durrell Center, the LSC Plaza, LSC Transit Center, the Clark Building, Academic Village, and the University MAX station.
  • All artwork is 224×240 pixels, bitmap files only. Art may be produced by Creative Services or the client.
  • Run time: Digital sign ads are purchased and posted on a weekly schedule. Ads run Monday morning through Sunday evening. Signs are lit between 6 a.m. And 10 p.m. Daily. 
  • Reservations: Reserve space at least one week in advance; ad space fills quickly. 
  • Pricing varies for campus departments, and external businesses. 
  • Contact or visit for more information.


Housing & Dining Services

With 15 residence halls, 6 dining centers, 7,000 student residents,  and 35,000 guests annually, the residence halls and dining centers at CSU ore ideal locations to advertise your event or program. Ads are placed in high-traffic areas, such as residence hall lobbies, entrances to dining centers, and outside meeting rooms.

The following spaces can be reserved bid registered student organizations and university departments to promote their programs and events:

  • Digital Sign Locations
    • Each residence hall
    • Braiden Dining Center, Durrell Dining Center & Front Desk, Pavilion Front Desk, Ram’s Horn Dining Center at Academic Village
  • Prices
    • Advertise all digital signs  (CSU Departments)
      • $50 for one week – 1 ad
      • $80 for two weeks – same 1 ad
    • Student Organizations
      • $25  for one week – 1 ad
      • $40 for two weeks – same 1 ad
  • Dimensions: 1920x1080ppi
  • Orientation: Horizontal
  • Run Time: Display time: 10 seconds per ad each time shown. Multiple exposures  daily
  • File Type: .jpg is preferred
  • Submission to

Library Digital Screens

  • Criteria:
    • Only for CSU recognized Colleges, departments and organization
    • Must be for event and cannot be for general awareness
    • Must have a time, date, and location on the poster
    • Cannot be for selling or for lost items
    • Cannot be for fund raising
    • Must be appropriate
  • Format
    • Make sure your poster meets all criteria.
    • Make sure your poster is a JPG, PDF or PNG file.
    • Make sure your file size is 11x17inches (or 792×1224 pixels) at 72 DPI or higher.
    • Make sure your file is in a vertical format (portrait).
    • Email your file to
    • *please note: your file will not be posted unless all requirements have been met.
  • Contact & approval:  Terry Nash,, (970) 491-5712 or  

Lory Student Center Website Banner Advertising

The Lory Student Center’s website is a central page for all the information and services you will need to find out about what is going on in the LSC. From advertising your event at our website, you are guaranteed to target students, staff, faculty, and the CSU community. 

LSC Digital Screens

The indoor display is a liquid crystal display screen that reaches 20,000 students passing through the LSC daily. By advertising your event through the indoor display signs, your advertisement will be shown 15 seconds at a time, and guaranteed a minimum of six times an hour per screen on each of the 17 screens (including 5 Info Desk screens, 1 facing south, 4 facing east). 

  • Reservations run weekly, Friday-Friday.
  • Prices
    • CSU entities (Not in the LSC) $90 + 2 Free Hours of Design Time
    • LSC entities (Non-student organization) $70 + 2 Free Hours of Design Time
    • Student Organizations $45 + 2 Free Hours of Design Time
  • Advertising at LSC Ballroom Events – Display Graphic on Each LSC Display (17 screens) after 5 p.m.
    • CSU entities (Not in the LSC) $120 + 2 Free Hours of Design Time
    • LSC entities (Non-student organization) $100 + 2 Free Hours of Design Time
    • Student Organizations $75 + 2 Free Hours of Design Time
  • Policy, specifications and reservation calendar are online at:

LSC Light Box Advertising

This advertising opportunity is in a unique location above the north entrance of the LSC Transit Center, by Cam’s Lobby Shop. Over the period of a week, over 20,000 students & visitors travel through this entrance each day.

Reservations run for a month at a time.  It is highly recommended you reserve the Light Box for at least 3 months based on production costs.

    • Prices:
      • Light Box Large $773.35 outside vendor production cost
      • Light Box Small $367.97 outside vendor production cost
      • Both are $150.00 per month reservation + $150 installation fee in addition to vendor production cost



Ads @ The Rec Program

Digital and Poster Advertising in the Student Recreation Center

The following spaces within the Student Recreation Center can be reserved by university departments to promote their programs and events:

(1) 16:9 (1920×1080 px) ad on the digital screen wall located on the east wall of the main lobby.

  • $25 one week
  • $45 two weeks
  • Vertical (portrait) orientation
  • Max of 2 weeks (per ad)

Digital & Poster Combo (5 posters + digital screen ad):

  • $40 one week
  • $75 two weeks
  • Vertical (portrait) orientation
  • Max of 2 weeks (per ad)

Reservations are required to run an ad and must be made at least one full week in advance. Payment and material drop-off is due the Thursday prior to the scheduled run (ads run Monday – Monday) at the Student Recreation Center Service Center desk. Spaces fill up fast, so early reservations are recommended. Reservations open one month prior to the start of classes (i.e. fall semester reservations open in July). No ads are offered over the summer.

Email for full program information, and to reserve your space.

TILT Building Digital Screen

  • For University events related to learning or teaching
  • Size/specs: digital file 1920×1080 pixels
  • Contact: Peter Connor, 491-5277;