The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883

The Vermont Cynic


Cole Wangsness
Advertising manager
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 973-906-2653


The Cynic is always looking for businesses, organizations and individuals to advertise with us. Please reach out to our advertising manager Cole Wangsness for any questions, or to place an ad.  On this page you’ll find a map of distribution locations and advertising rates.

The Vermont Cynic distributes 3500 copies around the University of Vermont campus every Wednesday and downtown Burlington every Thursday while UVM is in session. Use this map to find a paper.



Rates for inside pages

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Full Page$436$581$775$904
Half Page$219$291$388$453
Quarter page$123$175$232$271
Fifth page$88$116$154$184


Rates for the back page

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Full Page$743$1041$1313$1494
Half Page$372$494$659$769
Quarter page$224$297$395$461


If you would like your ad to be in color, add 20% to the ad category price. We also offer inserts distribution for $300. If you would like to place an insert, please contact Cole Wangsness with preferred dates and an image of the insert. Copies of the Cynic can be viewed on Issuu, our online publishing platform.


Disclaimer: The Cynic reserves the right to refuse any advertisement. 


The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883