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Color Printing Guide

 

This page contains some outdated information. See also: Print Accounting.


LOCATION & HOURS
  • ACS printing services is located in the Ahmanson Building Rm 401.
  • Printing hours during the Fall & Spring semesters are

 

PRINT COSTS

Epson Large Format

 

HP Large Format

 

Color Laser

 

Semimatte Photo - - -

$7/sq. ft

Matte - - - - - - - - - -

$4/sq. ft

8.5 X 11 -

$0.50

Luster Photo - - - - - -

$7/sq. ft

Semi-Gloss - - - - - - -

$4/sq. ft

11 X 17 -

$1.00

Epson Matte - - - - - -

$7/sq. ft

B/W CAD draw. - - -

$2/sq. ft

12 X 18 -

$2.00

Epson Canvas - - - -

$9/sq. ft

Backlit Film - - - - - -

$5/sq. ft

 

 

Clear Film - - -  - - - - -

$6/sq. ft

 

 

 

 

Sticker Paper - - - - -

$7/sq. ft

 

 

 

 

 

Large Format prints must be paid in full when you submit a BIG COLOR REQUEST FORM and there will be NO REFUND. You may get credit for printer error.

BIG COLOR REQUEST FORM
  • Use the BIG COLOR REQUEST FORM to request a large format print for the Epson or HP printers
  • If you are printing multiple files use the BACK SIDE of the Big Color Request Form to list all files

 

SETTING UP YOUR FILES
Color Laser:

          - Print files must be saved as: .Ai, .eps, .pdf, .Tiff, .psd or .indd

          - The color mode on the files must be set to CMYK

          - All photoshop layers should be flattened and maximum of 300 dpi

          - Fonts must be outlined or included with the project.

          - Accepted Medias are: CD, DVD, ZIP, USB KEYS, & or EXTERNAL HARD DRIVES.

Large Format

          - Print files must be saved as: .Ai, .eps, .pdf, .psd or .tiff

          - The color mode on the files must be set to RGB

          - Fonts must be outlined or included with the project.

          - Accepted Medias are: CD, DVD or ZIP

          - If you would like your files to be printed with crop marks please make sure to set them up and specify it on your REQUEST FORM.

 

TURN-AROUND
  • Color Laser Prints - Same Day
  • Large Format - If the job is submitted by 4pm it will be ready for the next day. During Midterm and Final weeks it might take longer than a day, due to the volume of job orders that come in. Please ask one of our technicians for a time estimate on your job during those weeks.