The Scarlet


The Scarlet is the newspaper of Clark University, and it is written, edited, laid-out and produced exclusively by students. We print weekly and distribute them to various locations on campus.

The Scarlet’s advertising rates for the academic year are as follows:

1/8 page                                          2 ¼ x 5

1/4 page                                          4 ¼ x 5

1/2 page                                         4 ¼ x 10 or 5 x 9

Full page                                         9 x 10 ½

Ask about our 10% discount for local businesses.

Frequency discounts:
four times: 5%
five times: 10%
full semester: 15%

The Scarlet’s standard column widths are either 1.75 inches or 2.25 inches.

Custom advertisement sizes are negotiable.
All advertisement rates are net and not by commission. Checks should be made out to The Scarlet, Clark University.

To ensure timely publication, ad materials must be submitted by 8:00 p.m. the Monday before the desired print date. Ad materials can be mailed or emailed in Microsoft Word (.doc not .docx) or PDF formats to [email protected]

If submitted advertisements do not conform to The Scarlet’s size requirements, they will not be printed until changes are discussed with the customer.


Contact information:

Ryan King
Business Manager
[email protected]

The student news site of Clark University