Summary: Poster Printing Services
Poster printing services are available in the BHSI (via our HP Designjet 4000ps large
format printer) for the convenience of BHSI members, collaborators, and their students.
Paper: Our maximum paper width is 42" wide. It prints from a roll so there is no limit
to the length. We generally have medium- and heavy-weight bond (non-glossy) in widths
of 36" and 42" in stock. Glossy photo paper may need to be ordered. Please contact us to
see what is on hand.
Cost: $35.00 charged to a UGA account. This charge covers the cost of the final (high
quality) print, as well as the cost of one additional print should a reprint be required due
to unforeseen issues. The cost is the same for either Color or Black-and-White output.
Files: PDF, JPEG, and PowerPoint are recommended. We may be able to print others,
but be sure to include any fonts or support files if we need to run your files from their
For rasterized images (JPEG, TIF and Photoshop), your resolution at output size should
be at least 150 dpi. If you're unsure how to determine this, call or bring us your file and
we can help determine if it meets the necessary specification.
Please note, we do not have a computer available in the BHSI office for last minutes
poster edits. If you anticipate problems, please bring a laptop.
Enlarging existing files: In some cases, we can enlarge files without losing much if any
image quality, although rasterized images tend to lose quality. Submit your file and we'll