Advertising in Duke Magazine is a great way to reach more than 177,000 alumni and friends throughout the U.S. We offer a variety of ad sizes and rates and would be happy to work with you to get your message seen by Duke alumni. 

2023 Publication Schedule

Circulation: 177,932 Frequency: Four issues per year

Issue Space Reservation Deadline Materials Deadline Home Delivery
SpringNovember 9, 2022December 7, 2022February 28, 2023
SummerFebruary 9, 2023March 9, 2023June 1, 2023
FallMay 5, 2023June 9, 2023September 1, 2023
WinterAugust 18, 2023September 6, 2023November 30, 2023

Mechanical Requirements

Final magazine trim size: 9″ x 10.75″ Available ad sizes:

Ad Size Width x Height
Full Page9” x 10.75” plus 1/8” bleed on all sides
Half Page (Horizontal)7.625” x 4.375”
Half Page (Vertical)3.5” x 9.1625”
1/4 page3.5” x 4.375”
Back Cover9” x 8” plus 1/8” bleed on all sides
Ad Artwork/Materials must conform to the indicated width and height measurements listed above. Printing: Offset lithography Screens: Maximum 200 line/inch; electronic images must be a minimum resolution of 300 dpi. DUKE Mag will not be held responsible for the reproduction quality of low resolution images.

Electronic Transmission of Ads

Ads must be submitted as print-ready (CMYK), high res (300 dpi+) PDF files with any spot color(s) converted to CMYK. Spot colors will not be corrected. DukeMag is not responsible for ads not submitted as specified.

Ads and/or ad materials should be sent by e-mail to