Advertise in VIRES® Magazine
Reach over 60,000 alumni and friends of Florida State University, 70% of whom reside in Florida, who are invested in the university by advertising in Florida State’s official alumni publication. VIRES® magazine, produced biannually by the Alumni Association in February and August, keeps alumni connected to FSU with news about the university and fellow graduates all over the world. Our members are proud of their alma mater and represent a responsive target market for your product or service.
About our Readers
VIRES® is sent to our more than 24,000 Alumni Association members. However, the magazine’s reach extends beyond print to Florida State’s 358,000 living alumni online via the digital magazine and social media. Within the digital magazine, the ads will link to your organization’s website for more information and extended reach.
Ad Rates per Issue
Back Cover: $3,000
Full Page: $2,500
Half Page: $1,550
Third Page: $1,000
FSU organizations receive a 15% discount (excludes back cover).
Spring (Mails Mid-February)
November 15 extended to December 1: Space reservation deadline
December 15: Artwork deadline
January 15: Payment deadline
Fall (Mails Mid-August)
May 15: Space reservation deadline
June 15: Artwork deadline
July 15: Payment deadline
Cancellations are not accepted within 45 days of publication date.
Content and Design
Our readers have a built-in affinity with Florida State University and therefore, ads that are branded to the university resonate the most with our readership. All advertising is subject to approval and ads may be limited by industry. The publisher reserves the right to reject advertising material on or before receipt of artwork.
Ad Sizes and Specs
Back Cover: 9” wide x 7.375” tall, full bleed (requires .125” of bleed on all sides with printer’s marks offset by at least .1667” to avoid encroachment into print area)
Full Page: 7.75” wide x 8.875” tall
Half Page: 7.75” wide x 4.75” tall
Third Page: 7.75” wide x 2.375” tall
Please ensure any text is at least .25” away from the edges on all sides.
File format: PDF
Please make certain that embedded images are saved in CMYK and include a .jpg of the ad cropped to print area to ensure accuracy.
Resolution: 300 DPI
Color mode: CMYK
When reproducing FSU official colors, you must use the CMYK values below:
Official Garnet: C19 M90 Y50 K55
Official Gold: C6 M14 Y39 K8
To reserve your space or learn more, email firstname.lastname@example.org.