Other Services

Graphic Design Services

Need artwork for your print project but not sure where to start? Contact customer service to recruit the help of our staff of experienced designers. All you need to do is supply us with high-resolution photos, copy, and a description of what you're looking for, and we'll do the rest! We have a large database of university artwork and logos that we use. We are happy to give you an estimate of cost.

Delivery Services

We are proud to offer free pickup and delivery services within the Iowa State University campus (Ames) area. Big or small, we will bring your completed job right to you!

We deliver!

Pickups are typically made within 8 business hours of when the request is made. Requests can be made by emailing print@iastate.edu or calling 515-294-3601, but a preferred and more convenient method of placing orders is via our online print request form. Orders and pickups can also be made at any of our 3 campus locations:

Printing and Publications Bldg, 2333 Kooser Drive
Memorial Union, Room 0303
Union Drive Community Center, Room 132

Thesis Printing and Binding

Printing Services can give your thesis or dissertation the professional look it deserves. We have many options for covers and binding. They can be bound in durable, attractive hard covers and on premium acid-free paper. Your file (pdf preferred) will be digitally printed to your specifications.

Here are a few of the options we offer for thesis printing and binding:

  • Color or black and white printing
  • High quality acid-free paper
  • Cover options (tape bound soft book, suede hard book, embossed hard book)
  • Binding options (spiral binding, tape binding, hard back binding)

Campus Maps

Don’t leave your visitors struggling to find you. Campus maps to the rescue!

Units can order maps through ISU Printing Sersvices. Standard size is 11 x 17 and can be purchased in pads of 50 sheets per pad. Need a large quantity of maps, laminated maps, or a large map to post on your wall? You may submit your request at — printing request. Units needing customized maps or access to certain portions of the map should contact customer service at 515 294-3601.

Campus map pads

External organizations or companies wishing to include the map in publications or communications they are selling are charged a royalty fee of 10% of the printing cost of the publication or $100 minimum, whichever is larger. Contact the Office of University Marketing at umarket@iastate.edu for permission and pricing.

Kit Printing and Assembly

We can handle a variety of kitting & assembly services to fit your needs. Here you see graduation mailers being assembled.We can handle a variety of kitting and assembly services to fit your needs. Here you see graduation mailers being assembled.