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Large printing equipmentUPM is equipped with offset printing equipment ranging from small duplicator presses to a large 40-inch four-color off-set printing press.

  • Postcards
  • Brochures
  • Posters (up to 26” x 40”)
  • and more


Wide-Format Printing

Wide Format PrinterUPM can produce a variety of wide-format products for indoor and outdoor usage. Services offered include:

  • Banners
  • Posters
  • Pop-up banners
  • Pole banners
  • Rigid signs
  • Labels
  • Magnets
  • and more

UPM can print on vinyl roll stock up to 63 inches wide, roll paper up to 59 inches wide, and directly on rigid substrates, such as foamcore sheets, up to 4′ x 8′.  The  printable area available for each material varies depending on the width of the roll and the finishing options required.

Electronic Pre-Press

UPM has some of the latest technology for performing electronic pre-press functions, including disk conversions, with the latest publishing software and processing of PDF files.

Digital color proofs are used on job orders with four-color process images.

Popular publishing software used includes InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator.

Files may be sent across the campus network or converted from zip file, CD, or flash drive.


A wide assortment of binding services is offered for finishing job orders printed on a press or copied on a high volume copier. Services offered include:

  • Trimming
  • Padding
  • Comb binding
  • Coil binding
  • Printing EquipmentThermal binding
  • Perfect binding
  • Wire-O binding
  • Folding
  • Mail tabbing
  • Perforating
  • Scoring
  • Wrapping
  • Numbering
  • Laminating
  • Saddle stitching


UPM offers free delivery and pick-up from any on-campus location. Delivery of job orders to an off-campus mailroom is provided for a nominal fee.

Convenience Copier

The Convenience Copier program was established by the state of Tennessee in 1978. This program allows departments to access up-to-date copiers at a very low cost per copy. All UT departments, with the exception of the Library and the University Center, must obtain copier services through this program.

If you do not have a copier and wish to obtain one, please send an e-mail with your name, department, and phone number to, or call 865-974-9256.

Convenience Copier Billing

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