The Tartan is our biggest advertising medium.
It was created in 1921 and is the official student-run newspaper.
The Tartan has a circulation of 4,000 and distribution
to more than 30 key points on and off campus. This medium
is free-of-charge and reaches more than 10,000 students,
faculty and staff at Radford, as well as the surrounding communities.
It is published on a 11” x 21” broadsheet format with
four sections: News, Sports, The Scene (entertainment and arts),
and Insights (commentary and editorial), as well as a classified section.
Ask your Sales Rep for information regarding special editions of The Tartan.
Whim is Radford University’s Internet Magazine. It is the award-winning weekly
student-run online magazine. Whim provides entertainment and an alternative news
source for Radford University students, alumni, faculty and parents. Whim publishes
every Friday of each academic week. Each issue is packed with original articles,
graphics and even cartoons produced by talented students. The unique thing about
Whim is that it is FREE to access and can be viewed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week,
making it an effective way to reach more than 10,000 students at RU as well as
The other Student Media Publication advertising is either in the making or seasonal.
We have an annual Yearbook Magazine that is put out by The Beehive and we also
have an annual Literary Magazine that is put out by Exit 109. Check with your Sales
Representatives for more information as this information often changes based on
the size and specs of each medium.