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The Lab is for Students
A Teaching Lab and Printing Facility Serving the Rutgers University – Camden Community


The VMPA Lab was created for students like you. Our location on campus and prices make us an easy and economical choice for students. No more driving off-campus and paying higher prices. You are why we created the VMPA lab!

We’re here to help execute your ideas and projects by printing, cutting, binding, or reproducing multiples. We have a variety of paper choices and sizes. We can help guide you through the process of prepping and uploading your files (see below). Like anything good, it takes time, so plan accordingly.

Printing will sometimes be part of your class, so make sure you speak with your professor. But you can also print personal projects that are just for you! We take a variety of payment options to make it easy for students from RUExpress to credit cards.


What Services Can We Provide For You?
New services are coming soon, Laser Cutter & Vinyl Cutter.

High-Quality Printing
Small runs. Large runs.
Big paper & small paper. 

We can print custom paper sizes range from 13” x 40” sheets to 42” rolls.  The paper selection covers all standard photographic papers and fine art papers, and alternative media. Please note that these papers can not be printed double-sided.

We offer high-volume black and white copying, color booklets, brochures, postcards, and business cards for your professional needs. Email for quotes or to discuss your project!


Binding & Cutting
Need it stapled? Need it wire O bound? Need it cut to size?

Design & Specialty Printing 
Something a little different?
We can make it!

We have student designers and experienced administrators that can help with your project.

Specialty bound books, cards, even calendars—we can help design and print it! Please contact the print lab staff at vmpa_printlab@camden.rutgers.edu and tell us about it.





What will printing cost for a single-sided print?

Color 1 – 24
Paper by Inch

Light Weight 

8.5 x 11: $0.50 

11  x 17: $0.75
12 x 18 : $1.00 

Heavy Weight 

8.5 x 11 Cover: $1.75
11 x 17 Cover: $2.00
12 x 18 Cover: $2.25

Black & White 1 – 24
Paper by Inch

Light Weight 

8.5 x 11: $0.10

11 x 17 : $0.15
12 x 18 : $0.20


Heavy Weight 

8.5 x 11: $0.20
11 x 17 : $0.30
12 x 18 : $0.35

Additional Costs

Double-Sided $ .10 per page

Cutting $1.00 for every 1 – 50 pages

Stapling $ .10 per booklet

Prep Files

Color Correction $15 hou






How Does It Work?

Send your file online.

Pay for it online.

We print.

You pick up!

Accepted File Types: High-resolution PDFs & JPGs are our accepted file format. All files must be ready for printing.

Please note: If any alterations to a file are needed to get it print-ready, the lab will request a corrected file. VMPA is not responsible for replacing missing fonts or images.

The VMPA lab can be hired to prep files correctly for an added fee. 

Accepted Forms of Payment: We accept RUExpress, credit cards (online) and are accepted for payment. Cash and in-person card payments are not accepted. Please notes there are no refunds.

Turn- Around:
Please note a maximum of 4 business days turnaround is required for all jobs. Please note a 1 business day turn-around can be requested for certain jobs. 



How Would You Like To Pay For Your Projects?

Express Printing Form

Fill out the form below, upload the file, and in 1 – 2 business days, you will receive emailed invoice.

Payment Option1:
You can pay the Invoice online using a credit card only. You’ll be notified your project is ready for pick up.

Payment Option 2:
You can pay the Invoice in-person with RUExpress. If you pay in-person, you will have to wait for your print.




Student Course Fee Form

Fill out the form below, upload the file, and in 1 – 2 business days, you will receive an email that it is ready for pick up.

You will not receive an invoice Your project is paid through your course.
Fill out the form below, upload the file, and in 1 – 2 business days, you will receive emailed invoice.

YOU MUST add Faculty and Course Name in Special Instructions at the bottom of the page. If you do not have this information you will be charged.





You must pay before you receive the prints or design. No refund.


Hours Spring 2021 

9 am -12 pm
3:30 – 5:30 pm

8 pm – 11 am
3:30 – 5:30 pm
3:30 – 5:30 pm
8 pm – 1 am
9 – 3 pm



The VPMA Print Lab hours can vary, please contact us before coming in for a pick-up.


Rutgers University-Camden
Fine Arts building
314 Linden St, Camden,
NJ 08102

Second-floor office