Please note changes in printing prices starting Fall 2015

How do I submit my poster for printing?

After you have designed your poster, you must complete and submit a Poster Request Form either electronically or manually. When the form is received, the poster service clerk will contact you with the pick up date, payment details, and other information.

It is encouraged to place your order at least 3 days in advance to provide a cushion for errors and mishaps.

To submit the poster request form online, click Submit Poster and follow the directions.   

To submit the poster request form manually, there are a few options:

  • The form can be filled out on the computer and emailed along with the poster file to
  • The form can be printed and filled out by hand, and then delivered to the Poster Printing Service Center located at SHEL 131. Do not forget to email the poster file to   

My poster file is too big to email. What do I do?

If the poster file is too large to email, then you can use the UAB Dropbox and set the recipient to

How long will it take to print my poster?

It usually takes 2 business days for posters to be ready for pick up. The Biomedical Sciences Poster Service Center is able to offer quick turnaround when clients adhere to our Poster Guidelines.

Failure to follow the poster guidelines will result in printing delays, and may result in extra charges for reprinting corrected files.