For advertising rates, ad sizes, production schedule and specs, please download our 2014 Media Kit:

2014 Honi Soit Media Kit

Prices at a glance:

  • Full Page full colour advertisement: ~$1311 +gst (depending on options)
  • Half Page mono advertisement: ~$440 +gst (depending on options)
  • Quarter Page mono advertisement ~$280 +gst (depending on options)
  • Sixteenth Page 63mm x 187mm: ~$110 (depending on options)
  • Please check the Media Kit for full details and pricing


How to Book an Ad

Email or fax your booking form to: (02) 9660 4260
Call: Amanda LeMay or Mickie Quick on (02) 9660 5222

Please note:

  • Due to demand there are limited advertising space in these editions: O Week, Week 1 to Week 3. Please contact us to check availability
  • Bookings must be received by 10am Thursday before the issue date (see booking form). Advertising booking is by first come first served basis as space is limited in each edition

About Honi Soit

Honi Soit has been published by the Students’ Representative Council, University of Sydney since 1929 and has a proud reputation of being the most vibrant and prestigious student publication in Australia. It has an illustrious alumni of student editors who have gone on to become well known faces in the media and in pubic life.

Honi Soit is a tabloid style weekly, produced during semesters (26 editions per year). It has a print run of 4,000 (5000 during O-week) distributed free at over 62 locations on Sydney University campuses including main campus, Faculty of Nursing, Camperdown; Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle; Conservatorium of Music, and Cumberland College of Health Sciences. This includes newspaper stands in foyers, cafes, faculty desks and libraries.

Published weekly during semester (26 editions per year)
Tabloid size newspaper – Distributed free

Publishing points:

  • Published weekly during semester (26 editions per year)
  • The leading and oldest student publication in Australia
  • Print Run: 4000 copies
  • 24 pages of Tabloid size newspaper
  • Distributed free across over 60 locations across the University of Sydney Campus
  • Honi Soit is an essential component of campus culture

Target the Student Market

There are over 45,000 students and nearly 10,000 staff at Sydney University. Honi Soit offers an exciting opportunity for you to capture the undergraduate and postgraduate student markets. University students represent a lucrative potential market: they are high discretionary spenders, and are an important force in the youth market.

In July 2010 Honi Soit went online. Since then online presence has grown year with 2013 experiencing the biggest growth in traffic. (Average UV’s per edition: 8000 – 1000 and up to 33,000).

Print display ads will feature in the online ebook of the print edition, published on our website as well as in the printed copies.

NEW! Banner ads (726 x 88) are now available. Your ad will feature at the top of every page of the site and be displayed exclusively for 1 full week, including click through to your site.

Social Media
Facebook: (over 4000 followers)
Twitter: @honi_soit (over 2700 followers)
We post feature articles and breaking news approximately 3 times each week and link through to the website.

Production Specifications

Mono Advertisements:  Artwork to be supplied by email. 300dpi, greyscale.
File Formats accepted:  PDF or TIFF.
Full colour advertisements: Artwork to be supplied by email. 300dpi, CMYK colour. File formats accepted: PDF or TIFF.
Files will be placed in Honi Soit as supplied. Any errors in preparation or content are the advertisers responsibility.  Additional artwork preparation fees will apply if adjustments are required.
By supplying us with a hard copy proof of your ad you make it possible for us to prevent any errors before print.  Without it, we can’t accept any responsibility.