The Cougar Chronicle

Graduation Ads

Celebrate your graduate’s hard work and achievement by purchasing a Graduation Message online or in print edition which will be available at commencement!

Recognize your favorite class of 2020 or 2021 grad with a message that will be shared with the entire campus community, either on our website or in our keepsake graduation issue. Below are additional details on both options for the grad messages (online and print).

 

How to Buy an Online Graduation Message

STEP 1: Fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

STEP 2: Decide whether to buy a message to celebrate one student, 2-5 students or 6+ students. (This will determine the price of your ad.)

STEP 3: To pay for your message, go to this site and click “Graduation Messages.” Then, select the correct option (celebrating single student, celebrating multiple students (2-5) or celebrating multiple students (6+).

STEP 4: Your message will be posted to our online graduation page within 5 business days!

 

 

How to Buy a Print Graduation Message

STEP 1: Fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

STEP 2: Decide on which size ad you would like to purchase. (Sizes and prices are listed in the table below.)

STEP 3: To pay for your message, go to this site and click “General Advertisements.” Then, go to Option #13 on the list, which is called Other/Multi-Line discount, and enter the correct amount.)

STEP 4: Your message will appear in our one-time print graduation edition. Limited copies of the edition will be handed out at the commencement ceremonies.

 

Alternative payment option

Instead of paying on our payment site, you can mail a check to Cal State San Marcos, attn: Cashier’s Office, 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd., San Marcos, CA, 92096. Make sure to write “Cougar Chronicle” in the memo line.

A note about pictures: File formats accepted are .tiff, .pdf, .png and .jpeg. The Cougar Chronicle cannot guarantee clarity for images less than 400 dpi. We recommend the dpi be 500 or more.

*Please note: there is a variable convenience fee for credit card payments. There is not an additional fee for electronic checks.

Questions? Contact us.