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Freshers’ Media Pack 2018-2019


About Us We are the University of Sussex Students’ Union and we are a notfor-profit organisation. The University of Sussex is a top 20 UK University with 18,000 students, including a large group of international students. Our campus is located on the edge of the beautiful South Downs close to the bustling seaside city of Brighton. This guide will provide you with all the information you need to advertise with us. All the money we raise gets reinvested for students (It’s a win-win).


Compared to other universities, Brighton and Sussex students ranked 5th for most time spent socialising and 3rd for spending on fashion. (Natwest Student Living Index)


Freshers’ Week 2018 Introduce your brand to thousands of students who are making lifestyle choices for the first time.


Freshers’ Commercial Fair We organise our Freshers’ Fair year-round to make it the best it can be. This year, our fair will be held on campus with a footfall of over 2500 on the day. Charity £350 We have a special rate for registered charities. Outdoor Standard £500 6ftx2ft table and 2 chairs . Indoor Standard £750 6ftx2ft table and 2 chairs in our venue this year. Premium £1,500 12ftx4ft space in a high traffic location with social media promotion included. Premium Plus price on request Larger spaces are available.


Our Freshers’ Fair is one of our busiest events


96% of 18-24 year-olds use social media. Higher than any other age group. (ONS 2017)


Digital Advertising Social Media Facebook post £75 Tweet £60 Instagram £40 Combined £130 Social Media Takeover (get in touch for more details.) Volume discounts are also available. Digital Screens September £200/ week Get your brand seen on campus with our 5 digital screens in high traffic locations. Pre-arrival newsletter with 9,000+ subscribers Small advert £350 Large advert £500 Freshers’ Web Banner Six week campaign spanning mid-August to end of September: £600


Print Opportunities Badger Student Newspaper Feature in the Freshers’ edition of our paper with a readership of 10,000 Full Page £800 265mm (w) x 338mm (h) with 9mm white border Half Page £500 265mm (w) x 164.5mm (h) with top, left and right white border (9mm) Back Page £1200 265mm(w)x 338mm(h) with 9mm white border Front Page Strip £250 265mm (w)x 50mm(h) Posters Twelve prime locations on campus for Freshers’ month £150 (subject to availability)


Be seen all over campus in our student newspaper or on our poster displays.


Promotional Opportunities Flyer and product distribution 1,000 flyers or samples £400 Freshers’ Wall Planner 5 Exclusive ad spaces at £350 each Freshers’ Bags Logo £2,000 Add your logo to our 6,500 welcome bags Freshers’ Bag Insert £1,000 Say hello with a printed insert or leaflet Gift or Product Sample £700 Feature your product in our welcome bags


Sponsor one of our sell-out events. Get in touch for more details.


Contact us Anndrea O’Toole Advertising Fundraising Manager anndrea.o@sussexstudent.com 01273 872611 Jessica Hubbard Advertising Fundraising Administrator jessica.h@sussexstudent.com 01273 872611


anndrea.o@sussexstudent.com • jessica.h@sussexstudent.com • 01273 872611

Media Pack 2018-2019  

Make a bit impact and advertise with Sussex Students' Union. This guide will give you all the information you need to reach our 18,000+ stud...

Media Pack 2018-2019  

Make a bit impact and advertise with Sussex Students' Union. This guide will give you all the information you need to reach our 18,000+ stud...

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