Poster Resources

‚Äč Every student that gets funded by URSA is expected to produce a poster of their research for our yearly Research and Creative Activity day.


  • Free poster printing is available for undergraduate students who participates in Research and Creative Activity Day.
  • Students should send a pdf of their poster sized up to 36" x 48" to

  • Files must be less than 50 MB.
    Please do not use gradient backgrounds as they will not print correctly.

  • Posters are printed on matte poster paper. Please contact the URSA office for details.

Every poster must display URSA's logo:

  • Position at the discretion of the student

If you choose to also include a UAF logo, please make sure to follow the instution's brandling guiglines. The  UAF logo page offers a variety of styles and sizes.

There are numerous poster templates available online for free.

Here are two of the many examples available:



Poster Board Loan

23 poster boards are available for loan from URSA for research-related events. 
These 4' x 8' boards belong to the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and are managed by URSA. Borrowers must arrange for pick up and delivery from the Murie Science Building.

Please see the calendar below for poster board availability and contact the URSA office to reserve: