Advertise with us

Palatinate is a free, award-winning student newspaper with a full-colour print run of 3,000. We deliver copies to all of Durham’s sixteen colleges and have access to a community of roughly 18,000 students.

Published fortnightly in term-time, the paper is also available to students at the University’s Bill Bryson Library, Elvet Riverside lecture halls, departmental buildings and college communal areas.

As the University’s only newspaper we enjoy a reputation for quality journalism and entertaining features amongst Durham students and staff.

Our current advertisers range from local estate agents advertising student properties to international banks looking to recruit Durham graduates.

Online Advertising is a popular and frequently updated website and has become the primary source for quality news for Durham students. We receive tens of thousands of visitors each year.

The pricing structure for a banner advert (728 x 90) on our website is as follows:

  • £400 per month
  • £800 per term
  • £2,000 per year

For any enquiries please contact 

Print Rates

The print edition of Palatinate/Indigo is published fortnightly and consists of 36 pages.

Full page: £990

Half page: £550

Quarter page: £300

Epiphany 2018 Publication Dates

Thursday, 25th January

Thursday, 8th February

Thursday, 22nd February

Thursday, 8th March

Get in touch

If you would like to discuss advertising either in the newspaper or on our website, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are supported by a full-time marketing manager at Durham Students’ Union, and can offer advice on where your company would be best represented. Please direct all inquiries to

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