Be seen with high-profile real estate where students study, socialize and sleep.

The Daily Illini newsracks are located all over campus and the Champaign-Urbana community. The network reaches a highly-targeted audience with ads that can’t be skipped or turned off. These high-traffic areas have almost no other advertising, so you’re sure to stand out.

Choose your target location from more than 50 indoor and outdoor locations, or take over the entire campus to gain an impressive amount of attention.

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Newsracks are sold by the month, and pricing includes printing, installation and maintenance.


15 outdoor racks

Most outdoor Ace newsracks have advertising available on two sides.

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16 indoor racks
Rates start at $750/month per rack

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15 indoor racks
Rates start at $600/month per rack

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11 outdoor racks
Rates start at $500/month per rack

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“Choosing print advertising allows our business the flexibility to choose the size and frequency to fit our budget as we move throughout the year.”


If you can’t attend, please consider a donation to pay for students’ meals at the festivities.

Further info on livestreaming of the weekend’s events will be posted soon.

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Thank you, friends of Illini Media!

Alumni from across the country have banded together to create a weekend you won’t forget.

Make plans now to surround yourselves with friends, colleagues and many of the brightest minds in media today.

Reunion Weekend Planning Committee

Jim Schlueter, ’80 (chair)

Louise Gilmore Donahue, ’76

Hayley Drozd, ’17

Ed Epstein, ’74

Chris Harlan, ’13 – IMC board president

Maddie Heidtke – DI social media director

Rebecca Oriza – DI brand manager

Angelica Peebles, ’17

Liz Shields, ’06

Lisa Wells, ’82

Hall of Fame Selection Committee

Jenn Mesenbrink, ’90 (chair)

Linda Bergstrom, ’80

Mike Cetera, ’97

Kit Donahue, ’81

Jordan Dziura, ’93 – IMC executive director

Karen Hawkins, ’97

Karen Huelsman, ’80

Evan McLaughlin, ’05

Charlie Meyerson, ’77, ’78

Erik Riha – IMC board member

Heather Robinson, ’23 – DI editor in chief

Gwyn Skiles, ’24 – DI managing editor for reporting

Susan Santoro, ’93

Illini Media Company Fundraising Committee

Jordan Dziura, ’93 – IMC executive director

Maddie Heidtke – DI social media manager

Melissa Pasco – IMC business director

Jacob Singleton, ’19

Nancy Walker – IMC operations director

Your business’ brand will be amplified.

Award-winning designers, writers, photographers, videographers, and business strategists complete meaningful work at a modest price.

You’ll support students developing into leaders.

With 350 students currently involved, Illini Media has opened doors with real-world educational opportunities for 150 years.