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The Print Center at SCI-Arc provides students and faculty with access to regular and large-format high-resolution color plotters and laser-jet printers at a fraction of typical service center prices.

Because of the Omicron variant and the rise of Covid-19 cases, we are currently open to our school community only. To place printing orders, please email print_center@sciarc.edu or call us at 213-356-5363.

Print Center: Friday 10AM – 5PM.

We thank you for your patience during these challenging times, and remain vigilant in our commitment to the health and safety of our students, faculty, staff, and guests.


Located at 955 E. Third Street, across from the North End entrance to the SCI-Arc building, the SCI-Arc Print Center was created specifically for the students to support the curriculum.

The SCI-Arc Print Center provides a variety of printing options with a wide selection of Media choices and other print services necessary to allow students to express themselves in print.

Printers available:

  • Xerox C60 small format printer (up to 13 x 19)
  • 3 Cannon IPF 12 color wide format printers (44”) Highest Quality
  • 2 Océ color wide format plotters (42”) Economy Quality
  • 2 HP 6 color inkjet wide format printers (42”) Medium Quality

Media available:

  • 28lb Presentation Bond
  • 45lb Heavy Bond
  • Photo Paper (Satin or Matte Finish)
  • Polypropylene
  • Fine Art
  • Clear Film
  • Mylar
  • Tyvek
  • Pearlescent and Canvas
  • Glossy / Matte Vinyl Adhesive

Other available services:

  • Binding
  • Mounting

PRICING:

Please ask the Print Center for pricing

Student discount:

SCI-Arc students get a 25% discount on all print services

TO SUBMIT FILES TO THE PRINT CENTER FOR PRINTING Print jobs are only accepted thru email: print_center@sciarc.edu or via drop box.

1. PRINT your document To Adobe PDF. (Do not SAVE AS a PDF)

  • If you have multiple 8 ½ x 11 or 11 x 17 pdf’s use Adobe Acrobat Pro to combine the pages to make a single multipage PDF.
  • If you are preparing a file for a wide format printer, the maximum width is 43.5 inches depending on media, please call the print center for media widths.
  • Make sure to flatten your files whenever possible

2. PREPARE a work order to have your work printed

  • Go to the Print Center Counter and ask for a work order
  • Fill out the work order with your printing specifications
  • Include the name of the folder and file being printed
    • A current contact telephone
    • Submit the completed work order to the Print Center
    • Upon request the print center can provide a price estimate before the job is printed

    Question?

    In the event you have questions, need suggestions or recommendations on how to print your project, we have a great staff that can help, just ask!