Job Postings


Whether you need an economical posting or a high profile ad campaign to brand your institution, Inside Higher Ed’s got you covered.

  • 60-day posting – $250
  • Multipack of 10 60-day job posting credits – $1,995
  • Multipack of 5 60-day job posting credits – $1,050

AND REMEMBER – Unlike with traditional job boards, posting a job on Inside Higher Ed now fulfills Department of Labor requirements under 20 CFR 656.18, Optional Special Recruitment and Documentation Procedures for College and University Teachers. Click here to read more. 

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Enhancements to Your Postings

Job Results Page
Premium Postings – Increase the impact of your ad by opting for a Premium Posting – a link to your posting in one day’s edition of our Daily News Update (now reaching 100,000+ opt-in subscribers) and your ad will appear on the Inside Higher Ed home page in the Featured Jobs column – $150 (must be purchased with a job posting). Click to post now.
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Spotlight Ads – High profile search? Add a banner ad on the Inside Higher Ed home page plus a fully designed web page exclusively for your search and get maximum impact. Includes Premium Posting benefits -- $995 (must be purchased with a job posting)


For more information about Spotlight Ads, click here.

Featured Employer
Featured Employer page – Put key information and multiple links to your own website – organized for the specific needs of job candidates – on a single page that’s linked to all your job postings – $1,000 per year (included as part of the benefits when you purchase an unlimited recruiting package). Click here to view our Featured Employers directory


Diversity Profile Page
Diversity Profiles A compelling component of our popular Featured Employer pages, Diversity Profiles let great diversity candidates answer their most important question: Do I want to work at this institution? Presented in a well-crafted mini-site, your Diversity Profile is linked to every job you post on Inside Higher Ed. An eye-catching logo alerts job seekers that your institution has provided in-depth information for diversity candidates. Click here for detailed information about Diversity Profiles.


Recruiting Packages

Prepaid multipacks of job postings
  • 10 60-day job posting credits - $1,995
  • 5 60-day job posting credits - $1,050

Credits may be used to post a job for 60 days (1 credit) or to upgrade to a Premium Posting (1 additional credit) or Spotlight Ad (5 additional credits). Larger prepaid posting packages are available; contact us at +1-202-659-9208 or recruit@insidehighered.com for more information.

Unlimited Recruiting Packages
Whether you're a large institution with hundreds of openings or a small school with just a few jobs to fill, Inside Higher Ed's got the unlimited recruiting plan that's right for you. Prices range from $1,995 to $9,200 depending on enrollment. Your package includes:

  • Unlimited job postings with no word or time limits (to the end of your contract period)
  • Your institution's logo featured in every posting
  • A Featured Employer page to act as your employment branding page, including our detailed Diversity Profile product
  • 10 free Premium Posting upgrades - a link to your posting in one day’s edition of our Daily News Update (100,000+ subscribers) and your ad will appear on the Inside Higher Ed home page in the Featured Jobs column
  • Free access to our growing credentials bank
  • NEW -- Automated job postings (site scraping) for an additional $500

Department-level and system-wide unlimited recruiting packages are also available; contact us at +1-202-659-9208 or recruit@insidehighered.com for more information.

Click here to read our (very short and sweet) recruitment advertising contract terms and conditions.

Banner and E-mail Advertising

Reach the more than 1.2 million highly engaged professionals who visit Inside Higher Ed each month as they’re reading the site, or place an eye-catching banner ad in our Daily News Update email newsletter. Both advertising options can drive traffic to your job postings, or to your institutional website, or both.
  • Run-of-site banner ads – $45 CPM (cost per thousand impressions delivered)
  • Daily News Update email newsletter banner ads – $6,600 per week (positioning not guaranteed); $7,200 for guaranteed positioning (if available)

For more information about website and email advertising, click here.

Bundle Up and Save!  From unlimited recruiting contracts to packages that include Spotlight Ads, Featured Employer profiles or Premium Postings, the recruiting experts at Inside Higher Ed can help you craft a recruitment campaign that will boost your success – and ensure that you land those great hires. Contact your account manager (listed on the Contact Us tab) for details or to receive a customized quote.

And remember, community colleges receive a 30% discount on all Inside Higher Ed recruitment packages priced at $2,940 and above.





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