Student Newspaper

The Brookhaven Courier, the award-winning campus newspaper, is a laboratory publication of the journalism, photography and visual communications classes at Brookhaven College. The newspaper begins its 38th year of publication in the fall of 2016.

Staff members of the Courier have won numerous awards for the newspaper through the years from the Associated Collegiate Press, Texas Intercollegiate Press Association and the Texas Community College Journalism Association.

Spring 2017 Rates & Publication Schedule

Format: The Brookhaven Courier is printed as a standard broadsheet with six columns per page. A full page measures 13 inches wide by 21 inches deep. Each column measures 2 1/16 inches wide.

Pricing: The Brookhaven Courier offers a low flat rate of $8 per column inch. No discounts are given for size or frequency. Use the chart below to determine advertisement cost.

Advertising Rate Schedule
Flat Rate: $8 Per Column Inch
1/4 Page = $252
1/2 Page = $504
Full Page = $1,008
Color page = $1,508

 1 Col.2 Col.3 Col.4 Col.5 Col.6 Col.
1"$8*****
2"$16$32****
3"$24$48$72***
4"$32$64$96$128**
5"$40$80$120$160$200*
6"$48$96$144$192$240$285
7"$56$112$168$224$280$336
8"$64$128$192$256$320$384
9"$72$144$216$288$360$432
10"$80$160$240$320$400$480
11"$88$176$264$352$440$528
12"$96$192$288$384$480$576
13"$104$208$312$416$520$624
14"$112$224$336$448$560$672
15"$120$240$360$480$600$720
16"$128$256$384$512$640$768
17"$136$272$408$544$680$816
18"$144$288$432$576$720$864
19"$152$304$456$608$760$912
20"$160$320$480$640$800$960
21"$168$336$504$672$840$1008

* Ad sizes indicated by an asterisk are not available. Approximate measurements of column widths:
1 Col. = 2 1/16"3 Col.= 6 7/16"5 Col. = 10 13/16"
2 Col. = 4 1/4 "4 Col. = 8 5/8"6 Col. = 13"



Advertising Deadlines
  1. Jan. 19
  2. Feb. 2
  3. Feb. 16
  4. March 8
  5. March 30
  6. April 13
Publication Dates
  1. Jan. 30
  2. Feb. 13
  3. Feb. 27
  4. March 27
  5. April 10
  6. May 1













  • All ads must be received on or before the advertising deadline.
  • Please email ads in .jpg, .tiff, or .pdf file format.
  • Ads must be e-mailed to bhcCourier@dcccd.edu by noon on the corresponding deadline date.
  • Tear sheets will be mailed the Wednesday following the publication date.
We appreciate your cooperation in making this semester successful!

Advertising Form  (in PDF)