Think the only way to spotlight your conference or event to the professionals in the higher education community is expensive print advertising?

Think again.

At Inside Higher Ed you'll find breaking news, lively commentary and thousands of job openings absolutely free. That's why more college faculty, administrators and executives get their higher education news from Inside Higher Ed than from any print publication. And that's why Inside Higher Ed is rapidly becoming the best way to market your events to engaged professionals in higher education.



Story Level Page

Run-of-Site Advertising - Launch your campaign to a captive audience of 1.2 million unique monthly visitors on our home page and throughout the story-level pages. Ads are 300x250 and 160x600 pixels and rotate throughout the site over the course of your campaign for maximum visibility with our engaged readers. Flash and other animation accepted.

2016 Cost: $45 CPM (cost per thousand impressions) Geo-targeting is available (additional $10 CPM, must be purchased as part of a larger run-of-site campaign)

Daily News Update

Daily News Update Email Advertising - Higher education's best-read daily news summary, now delivered to more than 108,000 registered opt-in subscribers each weekday. Ads are purchased for the week and delivered each day for five straight days. Click here to see a sample of our Daily News Update.

Banner Ads – Three ads are available at 300x250 pixels, static ads only. 2016 Cost: $7,700 ($8,200 for guaranteed positioning)


Weekly News Update
Weekly News Update Email Advertising - Offering a summary of the week's best-read articles, now delivered to more than 32,000 registered opt-in subscribers each Friday morning. Click here to see a sample of our Weekly News Update.


Sizes: Two 300x250 pixel ads are available, static ads only, no Flash.  2016 Cost: $1,350 per insertion

To download our 2015 Nonprofit Ratecard in PDF form, click here.

To download our online advertising specifications in PDF form, click here.  

New to online advertising? Click here for our online advertising FAQ

To discuss other options and reach your most enthusiastic attendees, contact:

Danielle Small, Digital Advertising Manager
+1 (202) 448-6129 /


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