•   March 7, 2012

Student media advertising


Hi future advertisers,

I am the Student Media Advertising manager, and my job is to show off your business by explaining to the community — on campus and at large — what you do and why they should support you. Please feel free to contact me at, or 208-885-5780.

— Phillip Barnes

Here is a link to a PDF of an up-to-date Student Media Advertising Rate Card with information specific to the 2015-2016 academic year.

Technical information and our other web platforms accept .jpg, .png and .gif files.

The Argonaut and Blot accept .jpeg and .pdf files.


Pre-payment required prior to ad insertion. To pre-pay online, please visit

Student Media accepts Visa and Mastercard and checks.

Please contact your Sales Representative or email for instructions.

Ask about advertising in special editions and inserts

• Back to Schoolhousingguide

• Event weekends

• Football

• In Cue

• Vandal Nation

• Best of Moscow

• Jazz Festival

• Housing Guide

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Prices per column inch

add colorLocal — $7.35

     Advance payment — $6.85

National — $7.70

     Advance payment — $7.00

Non-profit, Political — $6.00

Campus: UI department — $5.20

Campus: ASUI student organization — $4.40


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Rawr, a weekly tabloid of campus culture, has the same advertising rates as The Argonaut.

KUOI 89.3 FM — Underwriting, Shows and Online


Underwriting is a 30-second spot announcement that links your business with KUOI’s active consumers. Underwriting credits cannot include statements that direct a “call to action” to the listener, comparative or promotional language that claims value, subjective statements or inducements.


Democracy Now! — $50

KUOI News — $40

Radio Billboard — $40

Individual KUOI Show — $20

4th and Downtown — $20


For $20 a week you can place a tile-sized ad on

Advertise online — The Argonaut’s main site for news, sports, opinion, arts and entertainment. — The online site for all things Blot. — A product of The Argonaut, Vandal Nation is the place to go for the best Vandal sports coverage. The site, Facebook and Twitter records thousands of visits every day and was named the nation’s top college website by the Society of Professional Journalists in 2014. — The Argonaut’s food blog.

Web advertisements and sizes

Banner —

945 x 100 px monthly: $300 weekly: $80

625 x 100 px monthly: $200 weekly: $60

Tiles —

300 x 300 monthly: $140 weekly: $50

Buttons —

300 x 150 monthly: $120 weekly: $40

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