Wilkes University


Commonly Asked Questions

The Print Shop is open from 8:00AM – 12:00PM and 12:30PM – 4:30PM Monday – Friday during the fall and spring semesters.  The Print Shop is open during the summer and follows the summer campus hours.  Staff and faculty can pick up jobs after hours with their swipe card.  Exams must be picked up when the Print Shop is open.

PDF is the preferred format, if possible.  We can accept Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, JPEG, TIFF, EPS, InDesign, and Illustrator.

30 pages minimum and 120 pages maximum can be tape bound.


There is a 3 day turn-around.  If you need copies faster, we will do everything we can to work them into the schedule.  Please contact the Print Shop if you need a job faster


12” x 18” is the biggest size in-house.  We have options off campus if you are looking for something bigger.  Please call the Print Shop to discuss.


Currently we do not have laminating services.


The Print Shop does not have interoffice envelopes.  Departments need to order them through Office Max. 


Bleed is the image area that goes beyond where the piece would be trimmed.  This allows the piece to be trimmed without having white showing.  Please provide at least 1/8” bleeds.  Call the Print Shop with any questions or stop by if you want to discuss how to set up your document with bleeds.


Yes, the Print Shop is able to prepare bulk mail.  This allows large mailings to be mailed at a discounted rate.  Since every bulk mail job is different, please call the Print Shop to discuss your mailing job.