Information for Advertisers

Looking to target your message and optimize your advertising buys? RU-tv offers a captivate audience that can be the right fit for your campaign. Every day, thousands of students, faculty, and staff tune into the eight university-sponsored channels at Rutgers University–New Brunswick. RU-tv is available in all residence halls in New Brunswick and Piscataway, as well as in student centers, libraries, and administrative buildings.

An Affordable Advertising Solution

RU-tv offers an easy and budget-conscious outlet that enables you to target your message to an audience of more than 40,000 undergraduate and graduate students, as well as 15,000 faculty and staff at Rutgers–New Brunswick.

Underwriting Policies: All programs on the RU-tv Network’s university-operated channels are noncommercial. All advertising and underwriting must comply with the university policy on sponsorships, endorsements, and the acceptance of paid advertising, and with the governing policies of RU-tv. Download RU-tv's policies [PDF]. Advertising may, however, contain sponsorship credits with audio and video acknowledgement at the beginning and end of each program.

Specifications & Rates

RU-tv Channel 23.1 (Info & Weather Channel) features full-screen ad space for clubs, organizations, schools, events, programs, and local businesses. Ads run for 15 seconds and loop every hour for a week. A week begins at 3 p.m. on Sunday and ends at 2:59:59 p.m. the next Sunday.

Standard Rates

Retail Rate $200 per week
University-Unit Rate Free

Frequency Discounts*

(4 weeks**)
Retail Rate $640 $2,100
University-Unit Rate Free Free

*Please contact us for information on annual rates.
** Spots must run in 4 consecutive weeks.

For More Information

For assistance and questions about RU-tv's advertising opportunities, please contact:

Hébert Peck Jr.
Assistant Director
Fax: 732-445-5925