Request for Estimate

Welcome to the Print & Mail Center's Request for Print Estimate page.

This service is free and available only to UVM affiliates and other pre-approved Print and Mail Center customers. Just fill in the following information and click on the "submit" button to receive a free printing estimate. The form will be automatically sent to our estimator who will contact you shortly with an estimate for your printing needs as specified here.

Please take a minute and review the form before filling in the blanks or answering questions. The more information you can provide, the better an estimate we can give you. Estimates are good for 30 days. Enjoy the service!

SPECIFICATIONS FOR PRINT ESTIMATE:

Your Name

Department

Address

Phone

Fax Number

E-mail Address


Describe the print request. For example: Stationery, invitation, business card, form, brochure, catalogue, manual, course packets, poster, etc. What you tell us will help us make recommendations for your order.

QUANTITY

Enter the quantities to be estimated

Will you require design services?

What will you provide for copy?

Our electronic files were created on a:

Our design software is: (include the version number if you know it)
QuarkXPress, PageMaker, Word, Word Perfect, PhotoShop, etc.

Finished folded size of each piece:

Flat (unfolded) size of each piece.

PAPER/STOCK TYPE

Do you know the type or brand of paper you want to use?

Please specify your preferred paper type/brand below

PAPER/STOCK WEIGHT

Cover paper has two common weights: 65 lb. or 80 lb. The 65 lb. weight is about the thickness of a index card. The 80 lb. cover is much stiffer.

Text paper Text paper can either be uncoated or coated. Common text paper weights are: 50 lb. (same as 20 lb. copier paper), 60 lb. (like 24 lb. copier paper), 70 lb., 80 lb. Common coated text paper weights are: 60 lb., 70 lb., 80 lb. Select one of the following if applicable:

PAPER/STOCK COLOR

Your preferred choice of stock color:

INK COLORS

Describe how many ink colors are used. Example; the piece prints 1 color, 2 color, 4 color, etc. How many ink colors will you need?

Bleeds: A printed page where the ink prints off the edge of a sheet is called bleeding. Will your project bleed on the cover or inside pages? Check all that apply.

FINISHING SERVICES

The following bindery and finishing services are requested:

Collating:

Stapling:

Drilling:

Tabbing:

Padding:

Folding:

Fastback:

Band:

Spiral:

PRODUCTION TIME

What date will the copy or files be ready?

When do you require delivery of your job?

If the order is being mailed, what is the drop date?

Questions or Comments: