There is a poster printer in the APAM Department. Faculty members, graduate students, undergraduate majors, postdocs, and research scientists in the APAM Department are allowed to submit requests for small orders of posters for academic use (such as for conferences and/or poster sessions).

If you require same-day service, please contact other local vendors, such as:

Important Notes:

  • We can not guarantee same-day service (due to limitations with supplies and staff)
  • This printer is not available for personal or commercial use.
  • We do not provide poster tubes.

Specifications / Instructions

  • You must submit the final draft of your poster and the APAM Poster Printer Authorization Form (complete with your P.I.'s signature and project number) to the APAM admin staff at least 2-3 full business days before you need your poster printed.
  • The cost is $20 per poster and can only be paid by a Columbia project number. Cash and other forms of payment will not be accepted.
  • One side of the poster can not exceed 42 inches. We will not resize your poster.
  • The poster must be saved as a pdf.
  • You may submit your request, form, and poster by email to
  • If you receive confirmation from the APAM admin staff, your poster will be printed within 2-3 business days.