Graphics Production FAQ

1. How do I request a service?
  • You can send your project request to John Van Pelt at or call 817.257.6131. If we have any questions we will contact your for more information.
2. How much lead time is needed per project?
  • Lead time suggested in advance of a completed graphic design or production project deadline is preferably 1-2 weeks, though exceptions can be made in certain cases. Longer lead times may be necessary for more complex projects that involve multiple components.
    * Priority is granted to instructional projects and academic research presentations.
3. I need help designing and creating my project. Is there support for graphic design?
  • Production support is available for displays, poster presentations, informational signage, charts & graphs, illustration, laminating and other forms of instructional and presentation materials. Computer-generated graphics (charts, illustrations, graphs) for professional presentations, research posters or publication is also available.
4. Where do I locate the templates for research posters? 5. Are you available to assist in personal projects?
  • Center for Instructional Services is unable to support non-university projects.
6. What are your scanning capabilities?
  • We are able to scan from:
    35mm slides
    Slides - carousel, box, or sleeve
    Large Format negatives (up to 11"x17")
    Paper - to most formats - including PDF and PowerPoint
7. Can you print large scale posters?
  • Yes, we have the capability to print up to 42"x100".
8. Do you have lamination capabilities?
  • Yes, we are able to laminate and trim any project up to 40" inches wide.
9. What will be the cost of each project?
  • Charges are based on materials recovery. Please review our rates page or call extension 6131 to request an estimate.
10. Does CIS accept credit cards?
  • CIS only accepts department budget codes as payment for projects.