February 7, 2000
Advertising on The Current
Mailing Address * Coverage,Closing Times * Classified Rates * Mechanical Requirements * Online Advertising
PersonnelJoe Harris, Editor-in-Chief - (314) 516-5174 Pam White, Business Manager - (314) 516-5175 Tom Wombacher, Advertising Director - (314) 516-5316
Mailing AddressThe Current
8001 Natural Bridge Road
St. Louis, MO 63121
Coverage & Closing TimesThe Current delivers 6,000 copies on Monday afternoons to most buildings on campus. UM-St. Louis is the largest metropolitan campus in the area, serving an average student age of 24. The Current reaches a market of approximately 19,000 students, faculty, and staff at the University The deadline for all display advertising is 3 p.m. on the Wednesday prior to publication. All copy, photos, artwork and payment, if required, must be in The Current offices by this time or the space reservation will be cancelled and the advertiser will be billed. Classifieds are due at 3 PM the Thursday prior to publication.
Classified advertising is $10 for 40 words or less in straight text format. Bold and cap leters are free. All classifieds must be prepaid by check or money order. There is a $1 charge for tearsheets. Please provide your message, typed or neatly written, with name, address and telephone number to our offices, marked attention: business associate.
Classifieds of 40 words or less are free to students. Student numbers must be submitted along with the message.
Display Advertising Rates & InsertsAll rates are per column inch and net. Open rate - $7.95
National rate - $8.75
University rate - $6.25
Discounts: Prepayment on display ads - 5%
Multiple runs (3 or more ads) - 10%
New advertisers - 10% Montly specials also available - call for details Inserts - All inserts are $80 per 1000 copies. Send inserts to:
3406 West Georgia St.
Louisiana, MO 63353
Advertising on the Online VersionInformation coming soon