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Printing Options

To enable you to print a product to your exact specifications, BYU Print & Mail has provided a multitude of printing options for you to use when printing your project—from colored papers to cover, binding, and finishing options.

Select from the list of options to the right to view details.

  • Printing Options

    Standard one or two-sided black and white printing is available at all of our locations; color printing is available at some locations. High-quality color printing is also available at the University Press Building. Many other services are available for different types of printing jobs, though some are only available at select locations (visit our Print & Copy Centers page to learn what specific services are available at each location). These services include large format printing (posters, etc), variable data, on-demand printing, printing to discs, and more.

  • Paper Options

    A multitude of various papers are available for your use at our Print & Copy Centers. Sizes include 8.5x11, 8.5x14, 11x17, 12x18, 12.6x19.2, and more. If you have a specific size in mind that isn't listed, simply contact a consultant to discuss what you need. In addition to paper, we can also print onto many other substrates, including transparencies, stick back labels, card stock or cover papers, specialty papers, etc. The following are available papers:

    White Papers

    • 24# Bond
    • 20# Bond
    • BYU Bond

    Colored Paper Available in 20# Bond and 65# Cover

    • Ivory
    • Lilac
    • Green
    • Blue
    • Buff

    • Cherry
    • Goldenrod
    • Grey
    • Salmon
    • Pink

    • Tan
    • Yellow

    Colored Paper Available in 60# Text and 65# Cover

    • Celestial Blue
    • Cosmic Orange
    • Galaxy Gold
    • Gamma Green
    • Lunar Blue

    • Terra Green
    • Pulsar Pink
    • Re-Entry Red
    • Solar Yellow
    • Orbit Orange

    • Terrestrial Teal

    Parchment Paper Available in 24# Bond and 65# Cover

    • Blue Stone
    • Natural
  • Cover Options

    Covers are available at our locations in the WSC, the JFSB, the JSB, and the UPB in both vinyl and paper (colors available are displayed under "Paper Options"). Vinyl Covers are available in several colors: clear, blue, black, maroon, and green.

  • Binding Options

    A variety of binding and folding options are available through our Print & Copy Centers. Not all binding options are available at every location. The following are illustrations of what is available. To learn more about these binding options, please visit our bindery page. Custom folding is also available.

    • Coil Binding

      Coil Binding

    • Saddle-Stitched


    • Perfect Bound (Paperback)

      Perfect Bound (Paperback)

    • Hard Binding

      Hard Bound

    • Letter Fold

      Letter Fold

    • Half Fold

      Half Fold

    • Z-Fold


  • Finishing Options

    There are several options available for finishing your project. These include: - lamination (hard, soft, and oversized) - shrink wrapping (at the UPB) - 3-hole drilling