Frequently Asked Questions - The UCF Print Shop

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What type of printing do you offer?

What advantages does The UCF Print Shop have over other printers in the area?

Do I need to be part of the university to use The UCF Print Shop?

How do I place an order?

How far in advance should I place an order?

How can I pay?

Does The UCF Print Shop accept files in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.)?

What are the approved file formats?

Do you offer graphic design help?

I need a copy machine for my department, what do I need to do?

 



What type of printing do you offer?

Our Print Shop offers almost every type of printing service. We print everything from basic black and white flyers to full color brochures, programs and more. No job is too small or too large for us to handle.

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What advantages does The UCF Print Shop have over other printers in the area?

Because The UCF Print Shop handles most of the university's printing needs, we offer a larger selection of services than most of the competition. Our prices are very competitive and we offer free on-campus delivery and pick-up.

When you purchase from The UCF Print Shop, you are supporting the University of Central Florida. We invest our profits back into the university to help improve the education, facilities and lives of our students - your future employees.

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Do I need to be part of the university to use The UCF Printing Shop?

The UCF Print Shop welcomes the public.

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How do I place an order?

There are three ways to place an order with The UCF Print Shop: our website, over the phone and in person.

    • Visit our website at http://www.printing.ucf.edu/ and click on "Order" in the navigation menu.
    • Call us at 407-823-2277 or fax us at 407-823-5523. If you leave a message after 5pm, we will be sure to call you back the next business day.
    • If you’re on the UCF campus, you can visit our shop located at the intersection of Gemini Blvd and Libra Drive. We are located directly below the UCF water tower. MAP

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How can I pay?

The UCF Print Shop and Copy Center accept IDI (Interdepartmental) transfers, cash, and checks.

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Does The UCF Print Shop accept files in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.)?

We accept Microsoft files, although many times they present challenges with format, layout and color. If possible, convert your Microsoft file to a high resolution PDF. This will broaden your production options and give you a more cost-effective solution.

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What are the approved file formats?

The UCF Print Shop can work with most file types including PDF, EPS, JPG, INDD, AI, PSD from applications such as Adobe Photoshop®, Illustrator®, Pagemaker®, InDesign®, Acrobat®, and Quark Xpress®. Please call to see if we can process your favorite file format.

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I need a copy machine for my department, what do I need to do?
Please contact UCF Copier Services & Support at 407-823-2404.

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How far in advance should I place my order?
Lead time can vary based on the type of item that you are ordering and the complexity of the design. It is recommended that you contact The UCF Print Shop as early in the design process as you can for a complimentary cost and scheduling estimate.

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Do you offer graphic design help?
Absolutely. The UCF Print Shop offers complete graphic design services. Visit our Design Services page for more information.

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