The Stanford Daily is the best way to reach the Stanford community.


We know that times are tough right now, but there are untapped markets that are looking for services like yours. 27,000 students, faculty, and staff on campus read our publication. The businesses that they go to are the ones that are in our newspaper. We can help you be that business.


Join Us.


  • We distribute our FREE paper to over 500 locations on the Stanford campus and in the surrounding cities of Palo Alto, Atherton, Menlo Park, Mountain View.
  • Each week, over 65% of the 27,000 students, faculty and staff at Stanford read The Stanford Daily.
  • A recent study indicated that 70% of college students had taken action on a newspaper ad – like attending an event, telling a friend, visiting the store, and making purchases.
Putting your business on the map is key to your reputation and your revenue. Last year alone, we helped 500 business like yours to get on the radar of over 27,000 Stanford community members. Stanford is a name that is known and respected worldwide. Advertise with us and let our brand help build yours.


We look forward to connecting your business with Stanford.

Miles Bennett-Smith, Chief Operating Officer & Phoua Kong, Vice President of Sales

The Stanford Daily Publishing Corporation



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Interested in getting your classified ad in front of thousands of Stanford community members?! Post your ad copy now through our user-friendly website.
1. Visit
2. Select “+Post Classifieds” on the top right hand side of the page  (above “Welcome” and “Logout”)
3. Create a free account under the “New Users” section of the pop-up form
4. Select Begin Posting Ads
5. Answer question #1- Select Print Ads ONLY (to appear in the print edition of paper)
5a. Answer question #1 – Select Online & Print Line Ads (to appear in both print and online edition of paper)
5b. Answer question #1 – Select Online ONLY (to appear in online edition of paper)
6. Select the dates you would like your ad to appear (and any special requests you may have)
7. Review and approve preview
8. Submit billing info
9. Appear in The Stanford Daily Classified Section on your chosen run dates!
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  • lkoran

    posting the actual rates on this page would be helpful, rather than requiring an interested party to make a phone call or send an email to discover what the rates are.
    L. Koran, M.D., Professor of Psychiatry, Emeritus

  • Michael S. Altus

    Yes, and thank you, Dr. Koran.

  • Michael S. Altus

    Yes, and thank you, Dr. Koran.

  • R. Moore

    I was thinking the same thing. as Dr. Koran. I am here inquiring about advertising in the paper for my business. Most of the other college newspapers have rate information available on the websites.