Advertising

Print Advertising

The Daily Sundial has been California State University, Northridge’s campus newspaper since 1957. The Sundial, with a daily print distribution of 6,000, is the best and most cost-effective way to reach our community of more than 39,000 people.

Sundial Rates (per column inch)

Open Rate $14.00
National Rate (net) $12.60
Local Rate (Northridge & environs) $7.00
Campus Rate $6.00

Ad Sizes

Color

Spot color – $150 each
Full Color – $300

Inserts

Call for rates.

Measurements

Columns Inch Width Pica Width
1 column 1.625 9.5
2 column 3.375 20
3 column 5.125 30.5
4 column 6.875 41
5 column 8.625 51.5
6 column 10.375 62

Accepted File Formats*

  • .pdf (preferred)
  • .indd
  • .ai
  • .jpg/.jpeg
  • .tif/.tiff
  • .eps

* The Sundial also offers complementary ad design and layout.

Deadlines

Date of Publication Space & Copy Deadline
Monday 4 p.m. Wednesday
Tuesday 4 p.m. Thursday
Wednesday 4 p.m. Friday
Thursday 4 p.m. Monday

Online Advertising

The popularity of our award-winning website is growing, garnering nearly 1 million page views last year. Page views to the site grew over 130% in the past year.

Premium ads

Cost in CPM* National Campus & Local
Leaderboard 728×90 pixels $12 $8
Medium Rectangle 300×250 pixels $12 $8
*Cost Per 1,000 impressions (ad views). Minimum 25,000 impression purchase required.

Recommended Sites

Monthly $150
Semester Rate $500
Full year $1100

Print + Online Package

Add any premium online ad to your print advertising purchase at a 50% discount (excludes classifieds).

Daily Sundial Classifieds

Click here to place a classified ad

Downloads

Complete Rate Card (pdf)
Publication Calendar (pdf)
Ad Submission Guidelines (pdf)


Contact Us

E-mail: ads@sundial.csun.edu

Telephone: 818-677-2998